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ID number:  BIRBI-B4054
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:  642-659
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.5
Weight (g):  3.12
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1738.
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Description:  Obverse: Constans II facing, standing, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding long cross in r. hand, and globus cruciger in l. hand. Reverse: m.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ЄN TO … TO … I … Δ (In this [sign] Conquer). Reverse: … NNO NЄ … (Garbled Inscription). Mint mark: CON.

Bibliography:  MIB III 173 (var)

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Whitting, Philip David
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