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ID number: BIRBI-B4114
Object type: Coin
Institution: The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection: P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector: Whitting, Philip D.; Stewart, James R.
Maker: Constans II; Constantine IV; Herakleios; Tiberios; Carthage
Place made: Carthage
Date made: 659-668
Diameter (cm): 1.20
Weight (g): 4.42
Axis (degrees): 180.00
Provenance: Whitting 713 - Baiocchi, Cairo 1955, ex James R. Stewart collection, 114, 30th January 1968.
Description: Obverse: Busts of Constans with long beard, holding globus cruciger in r. hand, and Constantine beardless, both wearing chlamys and cross crown. Reverse: Cross potent on two steps flanked by busts of Herakleios and Tiberios, both wearing chlamys and cross crown and holding globus cruciger in r. hand..
Inscriptions: Obverse: DN … ON T (Our Lord Constantine). Reverse: None.
Bibliography: MIB III 73
Notes: Was used as part of 'All That Glitters…' project.