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Constans II (Constantine), Copper, Half Follis, Constantinople, 665-668

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Constans II with long beard wearing crown with cross. Globus cruciger in right hand. No inscription.

Symbol

K in right field.

Reverse

with cross above, |N| in left field, NE in right field, and B below.

Obverse

Frontal bust of Constans II with long beard wearing crown with cross. Globus cruciger in right hand. No inscription.

Symbol

K in right field.

Reverse

with cross above, |N| in left field, NE in right field, and B below.

Accession number BZC.1970.27.8
Ruler Constans II (Constantine)
Date of Reign 641–668
Metal Copper
Denomination Half Follis
Mint Constantinople
Date 665668
Diameter 19.0 mm
Weight 1.98 g
Relation of Dies 6:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

This coin is a half follis of Class 6. Cf. DOC 2.2:463, no. 95a (with officina letter A).

MIB 3:252–53, no. 185.

Acquisition History

From Henry Weller, 1 July 1970