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ID number:  BIRBI-B4352
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constans II; Constantinople; Constantine IV; Cyprus
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul; Cyprus
Culture:  Byzantine
Date made:  651-655; 668-685
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.3
Weight (g):  4.09
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 877. Ex Edward Shepherd Collection, 1925.
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Description:  Obverse: Constans II facing, standing, wearing chlamys, holding long cross in r. hand, and globus cruciger in l. hand. Reverse: M; star above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ЄN … (In). Reverse: AN … NЄO … (Renewal). Year: None visible. Control mark: Λ or Δ (1 or 4).

Bibliography:  MIB III 170c; MIB III Km.1

Notes:  Countermark of a monogram of Constantine IV to the bottom of the reverse.

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Constantinople
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Constantine IV
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652
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Constans II
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668
Cyprus
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