1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 641 - 668

1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 641 - 668

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Description (Brief)
One (1) solidus coin, Constans II
Byzantine Empire, 641 - 668
Obverse Image: Portrait bust of Constans II facing forward with long beard and moustache, wearing plumed helmet ornamented with cross, holding cross on globe.
Obverse Text : VICTORIA / AVGU
Reverse Image: Constantine IV, in center, Heraclius on right and Tiberius on left, all standing facing, each wearing crown and chlamys and holding globus cruciger.
Reverse Text: CONOB
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Object Name
date made
641 - 668
Constans II Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Turkey: İstanbul province, Byzantium
Turkey: İstanbul province, Constantinople
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
overall:.11 cm x 2.07 cm; 1/32 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Byzantine Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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