Item: i58165 Authentic Ancient Coin of. Byzantine Empire Constans II, Pagonatos - Emperor: September 641-15 July 668 A. Gold Solidus 19mm (4.47 grams) Constantinople, 3rd officina.
Reference: Sear 938; DOC 1c; MIB 3b; Certification: NGC Ancients MS Strike: 4/5 Surface: 4/5 4251333-001 N CONSAN-INS PP AV, crowned and draped bust of Constans II facing, holding globus cruciger. VICTORIA AV, cross potent set on three steps; //CONOB.
, also called "Constantine the Bearded" (Knstantinos Pogonatos). Was Byzantine emperor from 641 to 668.
He also was the last emperor to become consul in 642, becoming the last Roman consul in history. Constans is a diminutive nickname given to the emperor, who had been baptized Herakleios and reigned officially as Constantine.
The nickname established itself in Byzantine texts, and has become standard in modern historiography. The item "CONSTANS II Pagonatos 641AD Gold Solidus Byzantine NGC Certified MS Coin i58165" is in sale since Monday, December 5, 2016. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Byzantine (300-1400 AD)".
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