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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B3197
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.; Byblos Hoard
Maker:  Herakleios I; Constantine III; Eudokia Epiphania; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  622-623
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.7
Weight (g):  5.98
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 8205. A.H. Baldwin, July 1979; "From Byblos".
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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, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. A cross in the upper l. and upper r. of the field. Reverse: M, cross above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: … NNO XIII (Year 13). Mint mark: CON. Control mark: Δ (4).

Bibliography:  MIB III 161

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Whitting, Philip David
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1903
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Constantine III
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Eudokia Epiphania
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Herakleios I
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c.575
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Byblos Hoard



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