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ID number:  BIRBI-B3355
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; Eudokia Epiphania; Thessalonica
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Greece, Thessaloniki
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  626-627
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.25
Weight (g):  4.46
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 5363. Spink, August 1966; "From South East Turkey".
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Description:  Obverse: To the l., Eudokia Epiphania facing, standing, smaller, wearing chlamys, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. In the centre, Herakleios facing, standing, bearded, wearing chlamys, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. To the r., Constantine III facing, standing, smaller, unbearded, wearing chlamys, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: … XϚI ([Inferred] Year 17). Mint mark: … C. Control mark: B (2).

Bibliography:  MIB III 221

Notes:  Clipped on two sides as though flan cut out from much larger coin.

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Herakleios I
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Thessalonica



Eudokia Epiphania
Byzantine
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Constantine III
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