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Solidus of Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine

Date:
629–631
Geography:
Made in Constantinople
Culture:
Byzantine
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Overall: 13/16 x 1/16 in. (2.1 x 0.1 cm)
Classification:
coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
04.2.821
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: [in Greek, on obverse:] Our lords Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine Perpetual Augusti; [on reverse, left and right:] Victory of the emperors; Constantinople, fine gold

  • Provenance

    Elbert E. Farman (1831–1911), Warsaw, New York; Darius Ogden Mills (1831–1910), New York and California (1904)

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