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ID number:  BIRBI-B3605
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.; Stewart, James R.; Lord Grantley
Maker:  Herakleios I; Constantine III; Eudokia Epiphania; Carthage
Denomination:  One Third Siliqua
Place made:  Carthage
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  617-641
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.2
Weight (g):  0.74
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 4558. 30th January 1968; ex James R. Stewart Collection; ex Grantley, 1944.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Herakleios facing, wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and cross-topped crown with pendilia. Reverse: To the l., bust of Constantine III facing, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown with pendilia. To the r., bust of Eudokia Epiphania facing, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown with a string of pearls extending around her head. Between their heads, a cross.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N ЄRA CLIO PP (Our lord Herakleios, eternal). Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  MIB III 149

7 Related People

Carthage
Roman;Byzantine


Stewart, James R.
Australian
03 Jul 1913
06 Feb 1962
Lord Grantley
British
01 Oct 1855
05 Aug 1943
Constantine III
Byzantine
612
641
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Herakleios I
Byzantine
c.575
641
Eudokia Epiphania
Byzantine
611

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