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ID number: BIRBI-B4368
Object type: Coin
Institution: The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection: P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector: Whitting, Philip D.
Maker: Constans II; Constantine IV; Herakleios son of Constans II; Tiberios son of Constans II; Constantinople; Cyprus
Place made: Eurasia: Istanbul; Cyprus
Date made: 659-660; 668-685
Metal: Base Metal
Diameter (cm): 2.35
Weight (g): 4.02
Axis (degrees): 0.00
Provenance: Whitting 1731.
Description: Obverse: Constans II facing, standing, wearing military attire, holding long cross in r. hand. Reverse: Constantine IV, Herakleios, and Tiberios facing, standing, unbearded, each wearing chlamys, and cross-topped crown, holding globus cruciger in r. hand.
Inscriptions: Obverse: None. Year: Iϴ (Year 19). Control mark: None visible. Reverse: None.
Bibliography: MIB III 175; MIB III Km.1
Notes: Countermark of a monogram of Constantine IV to the top of the obverse.