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

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

641–68

Copper

2.18 g, 16.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Oliver Crane, B.A. 1845
2001.87.20162
Geography: 
Made in Byzantium
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th century A.D.
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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