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ID number:  BIRBI-B3690
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; Rome
Denomination:  Half-Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Rome
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  623-624
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.8
Weight (g):  4.56
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1392. R.M. Cunningham, February 1951.
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Description:  Obverse: To the l., bust of Eudokia Epiphania facing, smaller, wearing paludamentum, and cross-topped crown. In the centre, bust of Herakleios facing, wearing paludamentum, and cross-topped crown. To the r., bust of Constantine III facing, smaller, wearing paludamentum and crown. Reverse: K.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … N HCRΛ … (Our lord Herakleios). Reverse: ANN X IIII (Year 14). Mint mark: ROM.

Bibliography:  MIB III 244

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Constantine III
Byzantine
612
641
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Herakleios I
Byzantine
c.575
641
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Eudokia Epiphania
Byzantine
611

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