BYZANTINE EMPIRE.CYPRUS.Heraclius AD 610-641.AE.Follis AD 626-627. ~~~SYRIAN IMITATION.

Ancient Coins - BYZANTINE EMPIRE.CYPRUS.Heraclius AD 610-641.AE.Follis AD 626-627. ~~~SYRIAN IMITATION.
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BYZANTINE EMPIRE.CYPRUS.Heraclius AD 610-641.AE.Follis AD 626-627.
( 4.56g, 28.3mm, 12h)
Three standing figures, Heraclius in centre to his right Martina� ( his niece-bride ) and to his left Heraclius Constantine ( his son ).
Reverse.Uncial letter M, to left downwards ANNO� to right downwards regnal year X / Y / I I� ( = year 17 AD 626/627 ) between limbs of M officina letter Γ ( third officina ) above cross� and in exergue mint-signature ΚΥΠΡ.'
Ref: prototype Sear 849.
Very fine or better for issue, earthen deposit in fields, flan slightly buckled.

This coin was most probably struck in an area that is modern day Syria; a plethora of imitations were put into circulation,issues bearing the Cypriot mint-signature were the main staple of imitations but other mints were copied in the "Cypriot style".
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