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Numismatics
Ruler: Heraclius, Emperor of the Byzantine Empire, ca. 575–641, ruled 610–41
Mint: Constantinople
Artist: Unknown

Follis (40 Nummi) of Heraclius, Emperor of the Byzantine Empire from Constantinople

625–26

Copper

4.31 g, 7:00, 22.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Oliver Crane, B.A. 1845
2001.87.19953
Geography: 
Made in Constantinople, Thrace
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend Oliver Crane, to 1874; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1874–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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