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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B3319
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Herakleios I; Constantine III; Constantinople
Denomination:  30 Nummi
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  629-631
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.4
Weight (g):  6.76
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2048. R.M. Cunningham, February 1951.
BIRBI-B3319.jpg

Description:  Obverse: To the l., Herakleios facing, standing, with moustache and long beard, wearing military attire, and cross-topped crown, holding cross-topped sceptre in r. hand. To the r., Constantine III facing, standing, bearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. A cross between their heads. A monogram of Herakleios in the l. of the field. Reverse: Λ.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: ANNO X … ([Inferred] Year 20-21). Mint mark: CON. Control mark: B (2).

Bibliography:  MIB III 168a

Notes:  Overstruck obverse on obverse; undertype a Constantinopolitan coin, of uncertain emperor, year, and denomination.

4 Related People

Herakleios I
Byzantine
c.575
641
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


Whitting_Phillip-T.jpg
Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Constantine III
Byzantine
612
641
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