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ID number:  BIRBI-B4340
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; Syracuse
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Sicily, Syracuse
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  672-677
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.35
Weight (g):  2.08
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1931. B.A. Seaby, June 1949.
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Description:  Obverse: Constantine IV facing, standing, unbearded, wearing cuirass, and cross-topped helmet with plume, holding spear in r. hand. Reverse: M; monogram of Constantine IV above. To the l., Herakleios facing, standing, unbearded, wearing chlamys and crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand. 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 105

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Syracuse
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