1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 610 - 641

1 Solidus, Byzantine Empire, 610 - 641

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One (1) solidus coin, Heraclius
Byzantine Empire, 610 - 641
Obverse Image: Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in center, Heraclonas, wearing a cap and depicted significantly smaller, to Heraclius' left, and Heraclius Constantine, (almost as tall as Heraclius), crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding globus cruciger.
Obverse Text: N/A
Reverse Image: Cross potent on three steps with PTh monogram in left field, and mint mark below.
Reverse Text: VICTORIA / AVGU / CONOB
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
610 - 641
maker
Heraclius Emperor of Byzantium
Heraclius Emperor of Byzantium
place made
Turkey: ─░stanbul province, Istanbul
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.11 cm x 2.26 cm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.6070
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.6070
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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