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Numismatics
Ruler: Constans II, Emperor of Byzantium, Greek, 630–668, ruled 641–68
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Follis (40 Nummi) of Constans II, Emperor of Byzantium from Constantinople

ca. A.D. 652–56

Copper

2.64 g, 7:00, 17 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Jonathan P. Rosen, J.D. 1970
2001.87.3863
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Ariadne Galleries, New York, from about 1980 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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