Scarce AE4 of Leo I (457-474 AD), Leo and captive reverse, late Roman Empire - EXTREMELY rare type from Heraclea

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Emperor facing right, [DN LEO PERP]ET AVG, / Emperor standing, holding a long cross and placing his left hand on captive, [SMA?] in exergue. 8mm, 0.8 grams.Mint of Heraclea, RIC 698. Nicer than the scan. Even though the mintmark is not visible, the coins with this obverse inscription were issued only in Heraclea. The type is known from a single example, unpublished in most catalogues.