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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B3046
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Herakleios I; Constantinople
Denomination:  Tremissis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  610-613
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  1.45
Weight (g):  0.71
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1595. A.H. Baldwin, 11th October 1966; "From Istanbul".
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Herakleios, unbearded, facing r., wearing diadem, paludamentum, and cuirass. Reverse: Cross potent.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: d N hЄRACLI … S … P AVI (Our lord Herakleios, eternal Augustus). Reverse: VICTOR … VGЧ (Imperial victory). Mint mark: CONOB. Control mark: S (6).

Bibliography:  MIB III 73a

3 Related People

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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Herakleios I
Byzantine
c.575
641
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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