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Heraclius, Byzantine emperor 610-641 AD

Heraclius, Byzantine emperor 610-641 AD.


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BMC 443Heraclius, AR quarter-siliqua. Ravenna mint. 10mm, 0.4 g. DN HERACLIVS PP AV, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / Cross within raised border or wreath. BMC 443; Ravenna 2438-2440.TextImage
Leu 1997Heraclius AE 4 Nummi. Δ (the value) / cross within a stylized wreath. Sear:-; Sabatier:-, DOC:-. TextImage

SB 730
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, 4.38 gm. Constantinople. dN hERACL-IVS PP AC, Draped and cuirassed bust facing, wearing plumed helmet and holding cross / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on two steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 2a; MIB 3; SB 730.TextImage

SB 731
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, 4.46 gm. Constantinople. dN hERACLIUS PP AVG, draped and cuirassed facing bust, with short beard, wearing crown with pendilia and plume, holding cross / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 3b; MIB III 5; SB 731.Text

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SB 734
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, 4.49 gm. Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius with short beard, hair almost straight, on left, and Heraclius Constantine (bust much smaller), beardless on right, both wearing chlamys and elaborate crown with cross; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 8i; MIB III 8a; SB 734.Text

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SB 737
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine AV Solidus. 4.26 g, 20.37 mm. Constantinople mint, ca 613-616 AD. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius with short beard, hair almost straight, on left and Heraclius Constantine (whose bust is much smaller), beardless, on right, each wearing chlamys and elaborate crown with cross, cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter Epsilon, cross potent on three steps; I in right field. Mintmark CONOB. SB 737; MOB 10; DO 10; BMC 22.TextImage

SB 738
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius, with short beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (much smaller) beardless on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC 13; MIB 11-12; SB 738.Text

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SB 739
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius, with short beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (bust much smaller), beardless on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; I in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 14d; MIB 14; SB 739.TextImage

SB 743
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius, with moustache, short beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (bust almost same size), beardless on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, (sometimes with dot in left or right field), cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC 20; MIB 21-22; SB 743.Text

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SB 745
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius, with moustache, short beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (bust almost same size), beardless on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; K in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC 23; MIB 28; SB 745.Text

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SB 749
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius, with long moustache, long beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (bust almost same size), with light beard on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC 26; MIB 29-30; SB 749.Text

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SB 751
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG, facing busts of Heraclius, with long moustache, long beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (bust almost same size), with light beard on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; K in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC 30b-c; MIB 37a-b; SB 751.TextImage

SB 752
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AV, facing busts of Heraclius, with long moustache, long beard and tufts of hair at ears, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (bust almost same size), with light beard on right, both wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross on circlet; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; H in right field; mintmark CONOB. DO 30a. MIB 35. Sear 752.TextImage

SB 753
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine AV Solidus, 4.42 g, 21.46 mm. Constantinople. 610-641 AD. dd NN hERACLIYS ET hERA CONS PP AVC, facing busts of Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, (busts of similar sizes), each wears chlamys and crown with cross on circlet, Heraclius has a long beard and whiskers, his son has a slight beard and moustache; cross between their heads / VICTORIA AVGU followed by officina letter and T, Cross potent on base and three steps. Mintmark CONOB. SB 753; MIB 33; DO 28.TextImage

SB 758
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, much smaller, wearing cap, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (almost as tall as Heraclius), crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe; cross in upper left field / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 33; MIB III 39; SB 758.Text

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SB 759
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, larger, wearing cap, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, (almost as tall as Heraclius), crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe; cross in upper left field / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field; e in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC 34; MIB 40; SB 759.TextImage
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Arab-Byz Imit.
Umayyad Gold Imitative Solidus of Heraclius. Minted in Damascus(?), ca 70 AH, imitating coinage of 610-641 AD. 4.25 gr. Heraclius, Heraclonas and Heraclius Constantine, the crosses removed from their crowns, standing, holding globes with crosses removed / VICTORIA AVGY and officina letter I, cross potent on three steps, but with central arm removed, Pth monogram to left, I to right, mintmark CONOB. copying Sear Byz. 763; MIB 44; DOC 38; cf Miles, pl. 45, 7-10 and 46, 11; cf. Friedberg p. 82, 1.TextImage

SB 764
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field; A in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC 39; MIB 45; SB 764.TextImage
SB 766Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus. Struck AD 638-639. Constantinople mint. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter A, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field; A in right field; mintmark CONOBΛ. DOC 40; BMC 75; Sear Byz. 766.TextImage

SB 767
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field; I over B in right field. Mintmark CONOB. SB 767; DO 41; MIB 48.TextImage
SB 768Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. Struck AD 638-639. Constantinople mint. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter B, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field; I over B in right field; mintmark CONOBΛ. Sear Byz. 768; DOC 42.TextImage

SB 769
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field; mintmark CONOB. SB 769; DO 43; MIB 50.TextImage

SB 770
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field, epsilon in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC 44a; MIB 53 (Heraclonas); SB 770.Text
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SB 771
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned, with long moustache and long beard in centre, Heraclonas, of almost equal height, crowned, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, of equal height, crowned, unbearded, on right, all wearing chlamys and holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; PTh monogram in left field, K in right field; mintmark CONOB. MIB 52. Sear 771.TextImage
SB 773AHeraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV lightweight solidus, 4.30 grams, 20.67 mm. Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG (or similar), facing busts of Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, each wearing chlamys and crown with cross; Heraclius has a long beard whilst Heraclius Constantine, whose bust is much smaller, has a short beard; cross above / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter delta, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. MIB 57; Sear 773A.TextImage

SB 775
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV lightweight solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG (or similar), Facing busts of Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, each wearing chlamys and elaborate crown with cross; Heraclius has short beard whilst Heraclius Constantine, whose bust is much smaller, is beardless; cross above / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; mintmark OB cross and star. MIB 59. Sear 775.TextImage

SB 779
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AV lightweight solidus, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST PP AVG (or similar), Facing busts of Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, each wearing chlamys and simple crown with cross; Heraclius has short beard whilst Heraclius Constantine, whose bust is much smaller, is beardless; cross above / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; mintmark BOXX. DO 19; MIB 65; Sear 779.TextImage

SB 784
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Semissis, 2.14 gm. Constantinople. 610-613 AD. DN hERACLIUS (or hRACLIUS) PP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGU (sometimes with officina letter), cross potent on globe. DOC 51b; MIB 70; SB 784.TextImage

SB 785
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Semissis, 2.15 gm. Constantinople. 610-613 AD. DN hERACLIUS T PP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGU (sometimes with officina letter), cross potent on globe. DOC 52; MIB 72; SB 785.TextImage

SB 786
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Tremissis, 1.2-1.4 gm. Constantinople. 610-613 AD. DN hERACLIUS (or hRACLIUS) PP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGU (sometimes with officina letter), cross potent. DOC 53b; MIB 73a-b; SB 786.Text

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SB 787
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Tremissis, 1.45 gm. Constantinople. 610-613 AD. DN hERACLIUS T PP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, cross potent. DOC 54; MIB 74; SB 787.TextImage

SB 795
Heraclius, AR Hexagram, 615-638, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS Et hERA CONSt, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, seated facing on double-throne, each holding cross on globe in right hand, small cross above / dEUS AdIUtA ROmANIS (sometimes ROIMANIS or ROMANIAS), Cross-potent on globe above three steps (no field marks). MIB 134; DO 61; SB 795.TextImage

SB 796
Heraclius, AR Hexagram, 615-638, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS Et hERA CONSt, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, seated facing on double-throne, each holding cross on globe in right hand, small cross above / dEUS AdIUtA ROmANIS (sometimes ROIMANIS or ROMANIAS), Cross-potent on globe above three steps; I in left field. MIB 138; DO 62; SB 796.TextImage

SB 797
Heraclius, AR Hexagram, 615-638, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS Et hERA CONSt, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, seated facing on double-throne, each holding cross on globe in right hand, small cross above / dEUS AdIUtA ROmANIS (sometimes ROIMANIS or ROMANIAS), Cross-potent on globe above three steps; I in right field. DO 63. TextImage

SB 798
Heraclius, AR Hexagram, 615-638, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS Et hERA CONSt, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, seated facing on double-throne, each holding cross on globe in right hand, small cross above / dEUS AdIUtA ROmANIS, Cross-potent on globe above three steps; K in right field. MIB 140; DO 64; SB 798.TextImage

SB 801
Heraclius, AR Hexagram, 615-638, Constantinople. dd NN hERACLIUS Et hERA CONSt, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, seated facing on double-throne, each holding cross on globe in right hand, small cross above / dEUS AdIUtA ROmANIS, Cross-potent on globe above three steps; monogram to left, I in left field. MIB 145; DO 67; SB 801.TextImage

SB 803
Heraclius, AR Hexagram, 615-638, Constantinople. No legend, Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas all standing facing, each holding cross on globe / dEUS AdIUtA ROmANIS, Cross-potent on globe above three steps; DOC II 68; SB 803.TextImage

SB 804
Heraclius, AE Follis. Constantinople. 610-641 AD. dN hRACLIVS PeRP AVG, crowned and cuirassed or plumed-helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, bearded, holding cross on globe and shield / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, I, II or III to right, officina letter below; mintmark CON. SB 804, MIB 158.Text
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SB 805
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis. Constantinople. 610-641 AD. Heraclius, bearded, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, on right, standing facing, both crowned and cuirassed, both holding cross on globe, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, year III and later to right, officina letter below; mintmark CON. SB 805, MIB 159.TextImage

SB 806
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina, AE Follis. Constantinople. 610-641 AD. Martina on left, Heraclius, bearded, in centre, and Heraclius Constantine, on right, standing facing, all crowned and cuirassed, all holding cross on globe, cross to left and right of Heraclius' head / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, year III and later to right, officina letter below; mintmark CON. SB 806, MIB 161.TextImage

SB 808
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina, AE Follis. Constantinople. 610-641 AD. Martina on left, Heraclius, bearded, in centre, and Heraclius Constantine, on right, standing facing, all crowned and cuirassed, all holding cross on globe, cross to left and right of Heraclius' head / Large M, P on h type monogram to left, ANNO above, regnal year to right, officina letter below; mintmark CON. SB 808, MIB 162a-b.TextImage

SB 810
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. AE Follis. 610-641 AD. Constantinople. No legend, Heraclius, crowned and in military attire, with moustache and long beard, holding long cross, on left and Heraclius Constantine, crowned and wearing chlamys, with short beard, holding cross on globe, on right, both standing facing. Sometimes a monogram to left or right, or a K to right, sometimes a monogram between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross or cross over C or Θ or a monogram above, regnal year to right, officina letter below; mintmark CON (common) or CONΘ (rare). (Note: there are 1,032 combinations of Sear 810!). SB 810, MIB 164-165.TextImage

SB 811
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. AE Follis. 610-641 AD. Constantinople. No legend, Heraclonas, crowned, wearing chlamys, and holding cross on globe on left, Heraclius, crowned, in military dress and holding long cross in centre, Heraclius Constantine, crowned, and wearing chlamys, with short beard and holding cross on globe, on right, all standing facing / Large M, ANNO to left, PTh monogram, resembling a chi-rho above, regnal year to right, officina letter below, mintmark CON. SB 811, MIB 166.Text

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SB 812
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas. AE three-quarter follis. 610-641 AD. Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned (with pendilia), in military dress and holding long cross on left and Heraclius Constantine, crowned, and wearing chlamys, with short beard and holding cross on globe, on right, both standing facing, star between their heads, PTh monogram to left, K to right / Large Λ, ANNO to left, regnal year to right, officina letter below, mintmark CON. SB 812, DOC 117. sb0812TextImage

SB 813
Heraclius. AE half follis. 610-641 AD. Constantinople. Heraclius, crowned (with pendilia), cuirassed bust facing with short beard, holding cross on globe and shield / Large K, ANNO to left, regnal year to right, officina letter below, no mintmark. SB 813, MIB 169a,b.TextImage

SB 814
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. AE Half Follis, Constantinople. Fragmentary legend, Heraclius, bearded, on left and Heraclius Constantine, on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys, standing, sometimes with cross between heads, each holding cross on globe / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, officina letter below. SB 814, MIB 170.TextImage

SB 815
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. AE Half Follis, Constantinople. Fragmentary legend, Heraclius, bearded and with broad moustache, on left, crowned and in military dress and Heraclius Constantine on right, crowned, wearing chlamys, standing, sometimes with star or cross between heads, each holding cross on globe / Large K, ANNO to left, cross, PTh monogram or Θ above, regnal year to right, officina letter below. SB 815, , MIB 171.TextImage
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Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis, 610-641 AD, Constantinople. Legend fragmentary or none, Heraclius, with moustache and long beard, crowned, in military dress, on the left and Heraclius Constantine, with short beard, crowned and wearing chlamys, on the right, both standing facing, each holding cross on globe, cross between their heads, P on h monogram (Sear type 23) to left / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year XXIII to right, officina letter A below. SB 815, MIB 171a.TextImage

SB 818
Heraclius. AE Decanummium, Constantinople. DN hERACLIVS PP AVG, Heraclius, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right with short beard / Large X, cross above, regnal year to right. These coins are often of triangular or rectangular shape. SB 818, MIB 232.TextImage

SB 822
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Light Weight Solidus, 4.29 gm. Thessalonica mint. d N hERACLI US P P AVI (blundered legends), plumed-helmeted bust facing, holding cross / VICTORIA AVCC (always followed by either IE or IΓ), cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. MIB III 81.3, SB 822.TextImage

SB 824
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. AE Follis, 610-641, Thessalonica. DN hERACLIVS PP AVG, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, standing or seated facing, both crowned and wearing chlamys and each holding cross on globe, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, mintmark ΘEC, ΘES, TES or TEC (72 combinations). SB 824, MIB 218-220.TextImage

SB 825
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina. AE Follis, 610-641, Thessalonica. no legend, Martina on left, Heraclius in centre and Heraclius Constantine on right, standing facing, all crowned and wearing chlamys and all holding cross on globe / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, B or Γ below, mintmark ΘEC or TEC. SB 825, MIB 221.TextImage

SB 827
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. AE three-quarter follis, 610-641, Thessalonica. no legend, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, standing facing, both crowned and wearing chlamys / Large Λ, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, Γ or Δ within the Λ; mintmark ΘEC. (Note: Sear describes the obv. as having three people but all the examples seen have only two people. SB 827, MIB 224.TextImage

SB 833
Heraclius AE follis, Nicomedia mint, legend fragmentary, helmeted, draped, cuirassed bust facing, holding cross / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year I, II or III to right, officina letter A or B below, mintmark NIKO. SB 833, MIB 174.TextImage

SB 834
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis, Nicomedia. dd NN hERACLIVS ET hERA CON, Heraclius, on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, cross between their heads, each wearing crown and chlamys and each holding cross on globe / Large M, ANNO to left, cross or chi-rho above, regnal year to right, officina letter below, mintmark NIK or NIKO. SB 834, MIB 175.TextImage

SB 835
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina, AE Follis, Nicomedia. no legend, Martina on left, Heraclius in the centre and Heraclius Constantine on right, all standing facing, each wearing crown and chlamys and each holding cross on globe / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year (only G, GI, GII or IGI) to right, officina letter below, mintmark NIK or NIKO. SB 835, MIB 176.TextImage

SB 839
Heraclius, AE Follis, Cyzicus. DN hRACLI PERP AVG, plumed-helmeted, cuirassed bust facing, short beard, holding cross and shield / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year (only I, II, III or IIII) to right, officina letter A or B below, mintmark KYZ. SB 839, MIB 184 (without officina letter: SB 839A).TextImage

SB 840
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis, Cyzicus. DD NN hERACLIVS ET hRA CONST PP AV, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys, each holding cross on globe, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year (only III, IIII or V) to right, officina letter below, mintmark KYZ. SB 840, DOC 175.TextImage
SB 842Heraclius AE half-follis, 26mm, Cyzicus. AD 610-641. 5.81 g. D N hRACLI PERP AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe and shield / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, I to right, A below. SB 842; MIB 187.TextImage

SB 844
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis, Seleucia Isauriae. blundered or fragmentary legend, facing busts of Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, both wearing crown with cross, and chlamys, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, chi-rho above, regnal year to right, officina letter below, mintmark SELISU. SB 844, DOC 180a.TextImage

SB 845
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis, Seleucia Isauriae. blundered or fragmentary legend, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine (much smaller) on right, standing facing, both wearing crown with cross, and chlamys, each holding cross on globe, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, chi-rho above, regnal year to right, sometimes officina letter below, mintmark SELISU. SB 845, DOC 181.Text

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SB 846
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Half Follis, Seleucia Isauriae. blundered or fragmentary legend, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine (much smaller) on right, busts facing, both wearing crown with cross, and chlamys, each holding cross on globe, cross between their heads / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, officina letter below, mintmark SEL. SB 846, DOC 182b.TextImage

SB 848
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis, Isaura mint. blundered or fragmentary legend JJ N hERACL E hRA, Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine on right, busts facing, both wearing crown and chlamys, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year (GII or GIII only) to right, officina letter A below, mintmark ISAYR. SB 848, DOC 183.TextImage
SB 849Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina, AE Follis, Cyprus mint, 627-628 AD. Heraclius (in center), Heraclius Constantine (on right) and Martina (on left) all standing facing; each wearing chlamys and crown with cross, and each holding cross on globe / Large M, ANNO to left, P on h monogram above, Year XUIII to right, officina letter gamma below, mintmark KYΠΡ. DOC 185; Sear 849.TextImage

SB 851
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine AV Solidus. Jerusalem mint. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST P (or similar), Facing busts of Heraclius on left, of broad appearance, and with very short beard, and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded, on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys; cross between heads; exergual line below / VICTORIA AVGU and I, IΠ, IX or Θ, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DO 187; MIB 77; SB 851.TextImage

SB 851var
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine AV Solidus. Jerusalem mint. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST P (or similar), Facing busts of Heraclius on left, with short beard, and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded, on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys; cross between heads; very short exergual line below / VICTORIA AVGU and unlisted officina letter B, cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DO 187v; MIB 77v; SB 851v.TextImage

SB 852A
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine AV Solidus. Jerusalem mint. dd NN hERACLIUS ET hERA CONST P (or similar), Facing busts of Heraclius on left, with short beard, and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded, on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys; cross between heads / VICTORIA AVGUI and officina letter, cross potent on three steps; start to right; mintmark CONOB. MIB 78; SB 852.TextImage

SB 853
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE 12 Nummi, Alexandria. 610-641 AD. dd MM h hERAC, Heraclius, bearded, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, no beard, on right, busts facing, each wearing crown with cross, and chlamys; sometimes with cross between their heads / Large cross potent on two steps, I to left, B to right; mintmark AΛEZ. SB 853, DOC 189.TextImage

SB 854
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE 12 Nummi, Alexandria. 610-641 AD. dd MM h hERAC, Heraclius, bearded, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, no beard, on right, busts facing, each wearing crown with cross, and chlamys; sometimes with cross between their heads / cross over N, I to left, B to right; mintmark AΛEZ. SB 854, DOC 190.TextImage

SB 855
Heraclius, 610-641 A.D. AE 12 Nummi (17 mm, 7.45 g.), Alexandria Mint, struck During the Sasanian occupation, 618-628 AD. by Khusro II. No legend, Facing bust of Khusru II, beardless, wearing chlamys and crown surmounted by a simple cross; star to left, crescent to right / Cross potent on globe, I to left, B to right; mintmark AΛEX. DOC II 191; SB 855.TextImage

SB 856
Heraclius, 610-641 A.D. AE 12 Nummi, Alexandria Mint, struck During the Sasanian occupation, 618-628 AD. by Khusro II. No legend, Facing bust of Khusru II, beardless, wearing chlamys and crown surmounted by a cross within a crescent; star to left, crescent to right / Cross potent on globe, I to left, B to right; mintmark AΛEX. DOC II 192; MIB 202a; SB 856.TextImage

SB 857
Heraclius, 610-641 A.D. AE 12 Nummi, Alexandria Mint. No legend, Facing busts of Heraclius with short beard, on left and Heraclius Constantine, beardless, on right, each wearing chlamys and crown surmounted by a cross; long cross potent on 2 or 3 steps between them / small cross potent on globe above a solid pyramid shape, I to left, B to right; mintmark AΛEX. SB 857, DOC 193.TextImage

SB 861B
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas, 12 Nummi, Alexandria mint. Heraclius, in centre, wearing chlamys and crown with cross, Heraclonas, chlamys and with crown above head, on left and Heraclius Constantine, wearing chlamys and crown with cross, on right, all standing facing, each holding cross on globe / cross potent on triangle, I to left, B to right, A over M below; mintmark AΛEX. SB 861B, MIB 208.TextImage

SB 862
Heraclius, AE 6 Nummi, 610-641 AD. Alexandria. dd M hERACLS around cross potent on one or two steps, sometimes with globes on ends of arms / Large S. SB 862, DOC 198.TextImage

SB 864
Heraclius, AE 6 Nummi, 610-641 AD. Alexandria. no legend, Palm tree with fruit hanging from lower branches on each side / Large S. MIB 211; SB 864, DOC 200.TextImage

SB 867
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AV Solidus, 4.43 gm. Struck 625/6-626/7. Carthage mint. dN ERACLIO ET ERA CONST P P (or similar) and indictional year 14, crowned facing busts of Heraclius with short beard on left and Heraclius Constantine, smaller and beardless, on right, each wearing chlamys and crown, cross between their heads. / VICTORIA AVGG (or AVGU) and indictional year 15, cross potent on one or two steps; sometimes with Π or dot in left field and/or G, P, Q or star in right field; mintmark CONOB. MIB III 83; SB 867.Text

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SB 870
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AR Half Siliqua, 0.69 gm. Carthage mint. ERAC LIIS, facing busts of Heraclius, on left, and Heraclius Constantine on right, both beardless, both wearing crown and chlamys; cross above / AGVSTI, cross potent on three steps; [dot below]. DOC 232; SB 870.TextImage

SB 871
Heraclius and Martina, 610-641 AD. AR Half Siliqua, 0.70 gm. Carthage mint. Struck 617-641 AD. Crowned, draped, and cuirassed bust of Heraclius right / no legend, facing busts of Heraclius Constantine on left, wearing crown and chlamys, and Martina on right, wearing crown with long pendilia, and robes; cross between their heads, sometimes with four dots between their shoulders. DOC 233; MIB 149; SB 871.Text

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SB 872
Heraclius, AE Half follis, Carthage mint. DN ERACLIO PP AV, unbearded, helmeted, cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe / Large X-dot-X, star to left, cross above, Epsilon to right, mintmark KRTS. SB 872, DOC 234.TextImage

SB 873
Heraclius, AE Half follis, Carthage mint. DN ERACLIO PP AV, unbearded, helmeted, cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe / Large X-dot-X, star to left, cross above, IE to right, mintmark KRTS. SB 873, MIB 234.TextImage

SB 874
Heraclius, AE Half follis, Carthage mint. DN ERACLIO PP AV, bearded, helmeted, cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe / Large X-dot-X, star to left, cross above, Epsilon to right, mintmark KRTS. SB 874, DOC 235.TextImage

SB 876
Heraclius, AE Decanummium, Carthage mint. DN ERACLIO PP AV (or ..AVS), draped, cuirassed, or helmeted and cuirassed, unbearded bust facing, no beard / Large X, dot over N over dot to left, cross above, dot over M over dot to right, star below. SB 876, DOC 236.TextImage

SB 880
Heraclius, AE Pentanummium, Carthage mint. N ERACLIO PP, unbearded, helmeted bust facing / Large V, dot over star over dot to left, cross above, dot over star over dot to right. SB 880, DOC 239.TextImage

SB 882
Heraclius, AE Follis. Sicilian mint. Usually struck on Constantinople folles of Anastasius, Justin I and Justinian I, countermarked by the bust of Heraclius, crowned, draped and cuirassed facing within circular stamp, PTh monogram at top right / Large M, ANNO or star to left, cross above, star to right; mintmark large SCL in circular stamp below. SB 882, DOC 241.TextImage

SB 883
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis. Sicilian mint. Counterstamped, re-used SB809 (large M) types. No legend, facing busts of Heraclius, with short beard, on left and Heraclius Constantine, on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys, cross between their heads, all within oval punch stamped over the reverse of the large M type coin SB 809; sometimes ANNO, regnal dates and mintmark CON are still visible / no legend, Large SCL in circular punch over the lower parts of the figures of Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine (SB 809 obverse); no mintmark. SB 883, DOC 242.TextImage

SB 884
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Follis. Sicilian mint. Counterstamped, re-used SB809 (large M) types. No legend, oval punch containing facing busts of Heraclius, with long beard, on left and Heraclius Constantine, on right, both crowned and wearing chlamys, cross between their heads, all within oval punch stamped over the host coin obverse, / no legend, Large RTh monogram and SCs in circular punch over the original reverse (large M, SB 809); no mintmark. SB 884, DOC 243.Text

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SB 885
Heraclius, AE Decanummium, Catania mint. DN ERACLIVS PP AVG or DN ERACLI PP AVG, crowned, draped, cuirassed bust facing with short beard, holding cross on globe / large I, ANNO to left, regnal year to right; mintmark CAT. SB 885, MIB 240.TextImage

SB 886
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE Decanummium, Catania mint. No legend, Heraclius, bearded on left and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded on right, crowned, draped and cuirassed busts facing, cross between their heads / Large I, ANNO to left, regnal year to right, mintmark CAT. SB 886, MIB 241.TextImage
SB 887Heraclius AE pentanummium, Catania (610 - 623), 11.8mm, 1.95 gr. [DN ERACLIVS PP AVG], pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / V on exergual line, star to left, star to right. Mintmark CAT. Sear Byz 887; Hahn MIB 242.TextImage

SB 889
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE half-follis. Rome mint. DN ERACLIORVN, Heraclius, left and Heraclius Constantine, on right, both unbearded, crowned and cuirassed busts facing, cross between their heads / Large XX, cross to right, mintmark ROM. SB 889, DOC 261.TextImage

SB 890
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, AE half-follis. Rome mint. DN ERACLIORVN, Heraclius, left and Heraclius Constantine, on right, both unbearded, crowned and cuirassed busts facing, dot or nothing between their heads / Large XX, cross to right, mintmark ROM. SB 890, DOC 262.TextImage

SB 891
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina, AE Half-follis. Rome mint. DN HERACLIV, Martina on left, Heraclius in centre and Heraclius Constantine on right, busts facing, all wearing crown and chlamys / Large K, ANNO (sometimes retrograde) to left, X above, regnal year (only III, IIII or U recorded) to right; mintmark ROM. SB 891, MIB 244.TextImage

SB 896
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. AV Solidus, 4.39 gm. Ravenna mint. DD NN HERACLIVS ET hERA CONST PP AV, facing busts of Heraclius, with short beard, and Heraclius Constantine, beardless, both crowned, draped, and cuirassed; cross above / VICTORIA AVGGG or AVGG and officina letter B, H, P, T or Δ), cross potent on three steps; mintmark CONOB. DOC 271c; MIB 110a; SB 896.TextImage

SB 899E
Heraclius AV Semissis, Ravenna mint. DN HERACLIVS PP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORA AIVSCRII (garbled for VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM), cross potent on circle containing dot; three dots to right. SB 899E, DO II 52.TextImage

SB 900
Heraclius 610-641 AD. AV Tremissis, 15mm, 1.49 g. Ravenna mint. DN HERACLI PERP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right in heavy annular border / VICTORI HERACLI AVG, cross potent, all within heavy annular border. DOC II 275; SB 900.TextImage
SB 902cfHeraclius AV Tremissis. Ravenna mint. Struck 637-641 AD. D N HERACLIVS PP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGVSTORV, cross potent; CONOB. TextImage

SB 906
Heraclius 610-641 AD. AR Quarter Siliqua, 0.22 gm. Ravenna mint. DN ERACL P AVG (or similar), crude diademed bust right / Large H-cross-R like monogram (Sear monogram 31). DOC 280, SB 906.TextImage

SB 907
Heraclius 610-641 AD. AR 1/4 Siliqua, 10mm, 0.33 g. Ravenna mint. DN HERACLIVS (or ERACLIVS) PP AV (or similar), pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / Cross potent within wreath. DOC 281; MIB 156; SB 907.TextImage

SB 910
Heraclius. 610-641 AD. AE Follis, 7.89 g. Ravenna mint. DN ERACL... crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe / X over X to left of star with X over X to right, ANN II above, mintmark RAV. SB 910, MIB 248.TextImage

SB 911
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AE Follis, DD NN HERACLIVS ET ERA CONS, Heraclius, bearded, on left and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded, on right, both crowned, cloaked and cuirassed CKC, busts facing, cross between their heads / X over X on left, star in centre, X over X on right, year mark ANN VI above; mintmark RAV. SB 911, DOC 285.TextImage

SB 914
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AE Follis, DD NN HERACLIVS ET HER, Heraclius, with long beard, crowned, in military attire, holding long cross and trampling on prostrate figure, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, crowned, wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe, on right, both standing facing, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, officina letter A or Δ below; mintmark RAV. SB 914, MIB 253a.TextImage

SB 915
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas (610-&41 AD), Ravenna, AE follis. Heraclius, crowned and wearing chlamys, with long beard, in centre, Heraclonas (small), in chlamys and cap, on left, and Heraclius Constantine, crowned and wearing chlamys, on right, all standing and all holding cross on globe; cross in upper centre / Large M, ANNO to left, PTh like monogram above (Sear type 21), regnal year to right, officina letter below; mintmark RAV. SB 915, MIB 254.TextImage

SB 918
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine. 610-641 AD. AE Half Follis. DD NN HERACLIVS ET hER..., Heraclius, with short beard, crowned, cloaked and cuirassed on left and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded, crowned, cloaked and cuirassed on right, busts facing, cross between their heads / Large X-star-X; mintmark RAV. SB 918, DOC 286.TextImage

SB 920
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina. 610-641 AD. AE Half Follis. Fragmentary legend, busts facing: Martina, crowned, wearing jewelled robe on left, three pinnacles on her crown and cross above her head, on left, Heraclius, with short beard, crowned, wearing loros in centre and Heraclius Constantine, unbearded, crowned, wearing loros, on right / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right; mintmark RA. SB 920, MIB 259.TextImage

SB 922
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine (610-641 AD), Ravenna, bronze half follis, (DD NN HERACLIV ET HER CONT PP), Heraclius, crowned and in military dress, with long beard, holding long cross and trampling on prostrate figure, standing on left; Heraclius Constantine, crowned and wearing chlamys, holding cross on globe, standing on right, cross between their heads / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, XXI to right, delta below. SB 922, MIB 261 a,b.TextImage

SB 923
Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas (610-&41 AD), Ravenna, AE half follis. No legend, Heraclius, with long beard, crowned, wearing chlamys standing in centre; Heraclonas, small, wearing chlamys and cap, standing on left, and Heraclius Constantine, crowned, wearing chlamys on right; cross in upper centre / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year XXX to right, mintmark RAV in exergue. SB 923, DOC 309.TextImage

SB 925
Heraclius, AE 10 Nummi, Ravenna. DN HERACLIVS PP A, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / Large chi-rho, R to left, A to right. SB 925, DOC 296.TextImage
SB 926Heraclius, Heraclius Constantine and Martina, AE follis or 8 pentanummia, 8.98g, Cherson, 616-624 AD. Heraclius on left and Heraclius Constantine, shorter, on right, both standing facing, each wearing crown and chlamys and holding cross on globe / Large H (= 8) to right of which stands Martina (?) facing, holding long P-headed cross. DOC 311; MIB 265; Sear 926.TextImage
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Heraclius in the Buerger Collection.
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