Tremissis of Constans II

Byzantine
Early Byzantine Period
about 649 to about 655


Mint: Syracuse

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.44 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

35.368

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constans II right.
DNCONSTAN TINUSPPA
Reverse: Cross potent.
VICTORIA AVGU[Greek letter]I· C in right field, CONOB

Provenance

By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)