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ID number:  BIRBI-B4048
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:  667-668
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.1
Weight (g):  4.21
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 0342.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constans II facing, with moustache and long beard, wearing paludamentum, and helmet with plume, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. K in the r. of the field. Reverse: M. Above, bust of Constantine IV facing, unbearded, wearing chlamys and crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. To the l., bust of Herakleios facing, unbearded, wearing chlamys and crown. To the r., bust of Tiberios facing, unbearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: None. Control mark: Λ (1 or 4).

Bibliography:  MIB III 177d

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Herakleios son of Constans II
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Constans II
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668
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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
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