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Byzantine, Roman – 654 AD

Constans II

From Ancient Galleries

Obverse: Crowned facing bust of Constans II and son Constantine IV on right.
Reverse: Cross potent on three steps with Victoria legend; CONOB mint.

LEGEND
Obv. d N CONSTANTINYS C CONSTNA, Crowned facing bust of Constans II on left with long beard, and Constantine IV on right (beardless), each wearing chlamys, small cross in field between heads. Rev. VICTORIA AVGY, Large cross potent on three steps; CONOB below, I to right.

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DOCUMENTATION
Value: Solidus. Metal: AV Gold. Weight: 4.44 grams. Mint: Constantinople. Date: 654-659 AD.
Attribution: Dumbarton Oaks Collection II 25j; MIB III 26; SB 959; Sotheby 1990, 372.

Legend, Documentation and Attribution

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