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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-B3561
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Herakleios I; Alexandria
Denomination:  Hexanummium
Place made:  Africa: Egypt, Lower Egypt, Alexandria
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  613-618
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.65
Weight (g):  2.06
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0570. Simon Bendall, 25th October 1968; "gift".
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Description:  Obverse: Cross potent on two steps. Reverse: S.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: Dom … ЄROCL ([Inferred] Lord Herakleios). Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  MIB III 210

Notes:  Overstruck obverse on obverse; undertype an Alexandrian dodecanummium of Justin II.

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Herakleios I
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