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ID number:  BIRBI-B4037
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Constans II; Constantine IV; Herakleios son of Constans II; Tiberios son of Constans II; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  660-661
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.75
Weight (g):  2.09
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3325. Dumbarton Oaks Duplicate, 27th November 1958.
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Description:  Obverse: Constans II facing, standing, with moustache and long beard, wearing military attire, and cross-topped crown, holding long cross in r. hand. M, with cross above, in the r. of the field. Reverse: Constantine IV, Herakleios, and Tiberios facing, standing, unbearded, each wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Control mark: … (Untranslatable control mark). Year: XX (Year 20). Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  MIB III 175

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