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Byzantine Empire, Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine, and Heraclonas, 632 - 641 A.D.
In 632, Heraclonas, Heraclius younger son, was designated Caesar and added to the coinage. Heraclonas was seven years old. The Heraclian monogram on the reverse replaces the more typical obverse inscription.
SH32309. Gold solidus
769; Hahn MIB
50; DOC II part
1, 43, VF, 6th officina
, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, weight
4.435g, maximum diameter
20.0mm, die axis
Heraclius with long beard and mustache between his sons, Heraclonas on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, all stand facing, each wears crown and chlamys
and holds globus cruciger
in right hand; reverse VICTORIA
AVGu S (victory
of the Emperor, 6th officina
), cross potent
on three steps, Heraclian monogram
left, no symbol right, CONOB
; nicely centered
Catalog current as of Monday, December 10, 2018.
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