Solidus of Heraclius
Early Byzantine Period
A.D. 632–635 (?)
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.44 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Heraclius in center, Heraclius Constantine on right and Heraclonas on left all standing facing; Heraclius has long beard and moustache, while the two sons are beardless; Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine are crowned; Heraclonas is uncrowned; in field above his head, cross.
Reverse: Cross potent on three steps. Monogram to right of cross.
VICTORIA AV[GU]? 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)