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ID number:  BIRBI-B4157
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; Carthage
Denomination:  Half-Follis
Place made:  Carthage
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  662-667
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.75
Weight (g):  3.83
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1776.
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Description:  Obverse: To the l., bust of Constans II facing, with moustache and long beard, wearing chlamys and crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. To the r., bust of Constantine IV facing, smaller, unbearded, wearing chlamys. Reverse: To the l. and r., busts of Herakleios and Tiberios facing, unbearded, each wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. A cross between their heads; and XX in exergue.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None visible. Reverse: None.

Bibliography:  MIB III 199

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Constantine IV
Byzantine
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Whitting, Philip David
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1903
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Carthage
Roman;Byzantine


Constans II
Byzantine
630
668
Tiberios son of Constans II
Byzantine


Herakleios son of Constans II
Byzantine


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