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ID number:  BIRBI-B3903
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Constans II; Constantinople
Denomination:  Tremissis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  642-668
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  1.65
Weight (g):  1.44
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1123. Glendining, 30th May 1962.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constans II facing r., bearded, wearing cuirass, paludamentum, and diadem. Reverse: Cross potent.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ∂ N CONSτA … τI … S PP AV (Our lord Constantine, eternal Augustus). Reverse: VICTORIA AVGЧS (Imperial victory). Mint mark: CONOB.

Bibliography:  MIB III 51

3 Related People

Constans II
Byzantine
630
668
Constantinople
Roman;Byzantine


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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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