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ID number:  BIRBI-B3720
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; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  629-639
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.8
Weight (g):  7.29
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 4007. Spink, February 1962
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Description:  Obverse: (Uppermost layer) To the l., Herakleios facing, standing, wearing military attire, holding sceptre in r. hand. To the r., Constantine III facing, standing, wearing chlamys, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: (Uppermost layer) M; cross on a crescent above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: ANN … ([Inferred] Year 20-30). Mint mark: None visible. Control mark: A (1).

Bibliography:  (Uppermost layer) MIB III 164b; (Countermark) MIB III Km.1a

Notes:  Single-faced countermark on the reverse of a monogram of Herakleios.

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