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ID number:  BIRBI-B3360
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; Herakleonas; Thessalonica
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Greece, Thessaloniki
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  640-641
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.5
Weight (g):  7.28
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 5900. Tchalikian, 1st June 1968.
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Description:  Obverse: To the l., Herakleonas facing, standing, smaller, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. In the centre, Herakleios facing, standing, bearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. To the l., Constantine III facing, standing, smaller, holding globus in r. hand. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: ANNO XXXI (Year 31). Mint mark: ϴЄ … Control mark: B (2).

Bibliography:  MIB III 223

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Constantine III
Byzantine
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641
Herakleios I
Byzantine
c.575
641
Thessalonica



Herakleonas
Byzantine
626

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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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