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ID number:  BIRBI-B4021
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:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  656-657
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2
Weight (g):  3.02
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 7932. A.H. Baldwin, 2nd September 1972.
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Description:  Obverse: Constans II facing, standing, wearing chlamys, holding globus cruciger in l. hand. Reverse: M.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … N I KΔ (Conquer). Reverse: KωN (Constans). Year: XϚ (Year 16). Control mark: A (1).

Bibliography:  MIB III 172

Notes:  Overstruck over a half-follis?

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Whitting, Philip David
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1903
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Constantinople
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