Solidus of Heraclius
Early Byzantine Period
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.41 gm. Die Axis: 7
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Draped and cuirassed bust of Heraclius facing with short beard, wearing plumed helmet, and holding cross.
Reverse: Cross potent on two steps.
VICTORIA AVGUE 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)