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Ruler: Constantine IV, emperor of Byzantium, A.D. 668-685
Mint: Syracuse
Artist: Unknown

Gold tremissis of Constantine IV, Constantinople (?)

A.D. 668–85

Gold

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
2001.87.3899
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Syracuse, Sicily
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Francis Amasa Walke, to about 1963; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1963 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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