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ID number:  BIRBI-B4291
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Constantine IV; Herakleios son of Constans II; Tiberios son of Constans II; Constantinople
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  669-673
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.6
Weight (g):  12.97
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 2579. R.M. Cunningham, February 1951.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantine IV facing, unbearded, wearing cuirass, and helmet with plume, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. Reverse: M. To the l., Herakleios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing cuirass and crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. To the r., Tiberios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing curiass and crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … N CON … INЧ [in retrograde] S PP … (Our lord Constantine, eternal). Reverse: None. Mint mark: … N. Control mark: Є (5).

Bibliography:  MIB III 77

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Byzantine


Tiberios son of Constans II
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