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ID number:  BIRBI-B4236
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Constans II; Ravenna
Denomination:  Tremissis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Ravenna
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  642-659
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  1.55
Weight (g):  1.45
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1262. Herzfelder, July 1963.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constans II facing r., unbearded, wearing chlamys, and diadem. Reverse: Cross potent.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: I N CTΛN TIVS P … V ([Inferred] Our lord Constantine, eternal Augustus). Reverse: ITORIΛ ΛVSTOS ([Inferred] Imperial victory). Mint mark: CONOB.

Bibliography:  MIB III 134c

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Whitting, Philip David
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Constans II
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