Copper Follis of Phocas or Heraclius from the Tel

--- PERP AVG, Frontal bust of emperor with crown / Large M, ANNO at left; officina mark (E) under M; mintmark CO(N)

Although greatly blundered by a bronze disease, this copper follis, minted in Constantinople, is similar to others of both the Emperors Phocas (r. 602-610 CE) and Heraclius (r. 610-641 CE).

Provenience: Area 1594, Level VI, the Tel

Date: ca. 602-641 C.E.

Height: 25mm

Weight: CU, 8.81 g

Object Number: 32-15-339a

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