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

Copper 40-nummi (or follis) of Constans II, Constantinople

A.D. 642/643

Copper

3.67 g, 12:00, 21 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Francis Amasa Walker, M.A. (Hon.) 1873, LL.D. 1881
2001.87.3895
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople, Thrace
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Francis Amasa Walker, to about 1960; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1960 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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