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ID number:  BIRBI-B4337
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  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:  669-672
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.45
Weight (g):  5.44
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2894. Clement Platt, 19 Rue des Petits Champs, Paris, 1953.
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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; monogram of Constantine IV above. To the l., Herakleios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-toped crown. To the r., Tiberios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: None. Mint mark: SCL.

Bibliography:  MIB III 104

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