Solidus of Constans II
Early Byzantine Period
about A.D. 661–663
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.47 gm. Die Axis: 7
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: facing busts of Constans on left, with long beard wearing plumed helmet and chlamys, and Constantine IV on right beardless wearing crown and chlamys.
Reverse: standing figures of Heraclius on left and Tiberius on right, both beardless, each wearing crown and chlamys.
VICTORIA A VGU(followed by Greek gamma)
CONOB in exergue
By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)