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ID number:  BIRBI-B4210
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constans II; Constantine IV; Herakleios son of Constans II; Tiberios son of Constans II; Syracuse
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Sicily, Syracuse
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  662-668
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.6
Weight (g):  4.75
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1936. Presented by Mr. C.C. Oman, 1936.
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Description:  Obverse: To the l., Constans II facing, standing, with moustache and long beard, wearing military attire, and cross-topped crown, holding long cross in r. hand. To the r., Constantine IV facing, standing, unbearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: M; monogram of Constans II above. To the l., Herakleios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing chlamys and crown, holding globus in r. hand. To the r., Tiberios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing chlamys and crown.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: None. Mint mark: SC …

Bibliography:  MIB III 210

Notes:  overstruck?

6 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Syracuse
Greek; Roman; Byzantine


Herakleios son of Constans II
Byzantine


Tiberios son of Constans II
Byzantine


Constantine IV
Byzantine
652
685
Constans II
Byzantine
630
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