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ID number:  BIRBI-B3173
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; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  615-616
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.95
Weight (g):  8.06
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2507. H.P. Hall Sale, November 1950.
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Description:  Obverse: To the l., Eudokia Epiphania facing, standing, smaller, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, with semicircular-topped plaques and pendilia, 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 r., Constantine III facing, standing, smaller, unbearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown. A cross in the upper l. of the field, and the upper r. of the field. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: ANN … Ϛ (Year 6). Mint mark: CON. Control mark: B (2).

Bibliography:  MIB III 161

5 Related People

Constantine III
Byzantine
612
641
Eudokia Epiphania
Byzantine
611

Herakleios I
Byzantine
c.575
641
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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