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ID number:  BIRBI-B3896
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Constantine IV; Constantinople
Denomination:  Tremissis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  668-669
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  1.65
Weight (g):  1.36
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 824. Glendining, 19th June 1959.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantine IV facing r., bearded, wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and diadem. Reverse: Cross potent.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … A … τINЧ [in retrograde] S PP A (Constantine, eternal Augustus). Revese: … CTORIA AVGЧS (Imperial victory). Mint mark: CONOB.

Bibliography:  MIB III 16b (Constantine IV)

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Constantine IV
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
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