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Constans II (Constantine), Copper, Half Follis, Constantinople, 655-658

 
 

Obverse

Frontal bust of Constans II with short beard. No inscription.

Symbol

K in right field.

Reverse

with cross above, N|E in right field, and below.

Obverse

Frontal bust of Constans II with short beard. No inscription.

Symbol

K in right field.

Reverse

with cross above, N|E in right field, and below.

Accession number BZC.1970.27.9
Catalogue ID as DOC 2.2:461, no. 92
Ruler Constans II (Constantine)
Date of Reign 641–668
Metal Copper
Denomination Half Follis
Mint Constantinople
Date 655658
Diameter 17.0 mm
Weight 1.6 g
Relation of Dies 7:00
Shape Flat

Commentary

This coin is a half follis of Class 3. As DOC 2.2:461, no. 92, but beard is not dotted.

MIB 3:251, no. 182.

Acquisition History

From Henry Weller, 1 July 1970