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MIB N89
Phocas, AE Pentanummium. Antioch. No legend, F-w-K-A above, below, to left and right of cross (Sear monogram type 20) / Large U, cross above. Not in Sear or DOC, MIB III, pl. 58, N89.TextImage

SB 616
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Solidus, 4.49 gm. Constantinople. ON FOCAS PERP AVG, draped and cuirassed facing bust, wearing crown with pendilia, holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGG and officina letter, Victory or angel standing facing, holding P-headed cross and cross on globe; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 1; MIB II 5; SB 616.TextImage

SB 617
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Solidus, 4.49 gm. Constantinople. ON FOCAS PERP AVG, draped and cuirassed facing bust, wearing crown with pendilia, holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGG and officina letter, Victory or angel standing facing, holding P-headed cross and cross on globe; N in right field; mintmark CONOB. DOC 2; MIB 6; SB 617.TextImage

SB 618
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Solidus, 4.42 gm. Constantinople. ON FOCAS PERP AVG, draped and cuirassed facing bust, wearing crown without pendilia, holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGG and officina letter, Victory or angel standing facing, holding P-headed cross and cross on globe; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 5c; MIB II 7; SB 618.Text

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SB 620
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Solidus, 4.49 gm. Constantinople. DN FOCAS PERP AVG (the D has a long upper serif to the left), draped and cuirassed facing bust, wearing crown without pendilia, holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter, Victory or angel standing facing, holding P-headed cross and cross on globe; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 10e; MIB II 9; SB 620.Text

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SB 620
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Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Solidus, ca 4.45 g. Constantinople. dN N FOCAS PERP AVG, draped and cuirassed facing bust, wearing crown without pendilia, holding cross on globe / VICTORIA AVGU and officina letter I, Victory or angel standing facing, holding P-headed cross and cross on globe; mintmark CONOB. DOC 10j, 6-7; MIB 11; Sear Byz. 620.TextImage
SB 629Phocas, AV light weight solidus (20 siliquae), 602-610 AD, 3.66 g, 19.86 mm, Constantinople. ON FOCAS PERP AVC, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding cross / VICTORIA AVGG delta, Victory or angel standing facing, holding long cross and plain globe. Mintmark OBXX. Sear 629; MIB 22.TextImage

SB 631
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Semissis, 2.15 gm. Constantinople. DN FOCAS (or FOCA) PER (or PERP) AVG, beardless, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGU, Victory or angel walking right, holding wreath and cross on globe; mintmark CONOB. DOC II 16; MIB II 25; SB 631.TextImage
SB 633Phocas, AV Tremissis, 17.4 mm, 1.4 gr. Constantinople. AD 603-609. dN FOCAS PP AVG, pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / VICTORI FOCAS AVG (oder AVGu), cross potent. Mintmark CONOB. Sear Byz 633; DOC 18; BMC 33-34; MIB I, 26-27.TextImage

SB 634
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Tremissis (1.50 gm). DN FOCAS PP AVG, beardless, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORI FOCAS AV, cross potent, mintmark CONOB. SB 634; DO 19.Text

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SB 638
Phocas. AD 602-610. AR Siliqua (2.13 gm). Constantinople, c. 607-609 AD. d N FOCAS PE[RP AVG], pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / Cross potent between two palms. MIB 55. DO 23. Sear 638.TextImage

SB 639
Phocas and Leontia. AD 602-610. AE Follis. Constantinople. DM FOCAE PP AVG, Phocas on left, holding cross on globe and Leontia, nimbate, on right, holding sceptre topped by cross, standing, cross between their heads / Large m (lower case), ANNO to left, cross or P-headed cross above, officina I or II to right, mintmark CON and officina letter. 20 combinations known. SB 639, MIB 60a-b.TextImage

SB 640
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Follis. Constantinople. DM FOCAE PP AVG, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross (or mappa and eagle-tipped sceptre), sometimes with cross to left or cross to left and right, or star to left / Large XXXX, ANNO above, regnal year to right, mintmark CON and officina letter. SB 640, MIB 61-62. 576 combinations known.TextImage

SB 641
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Three-quarter follis. Constantinople. DM FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing / Large XXX, cross above, regnal year to right, mintmark CON and officina letter. SB 641, MIB 63.TextImage

SB 643
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Half follis. Constantinople. DM FOCA PERP AVG, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XX, cross above, mintmark CON and officina letter. SB 643, DOC 36.TextImage
SB 644Phocas, AE half follis, Constantinople, 602-610 AD. DN FOCA PERP AVG, crowned and mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XX, star above. Mintmark CONB (known officinae A, B, Γ, Δ, Epsilon). SB 644, DOC 37.Text
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SB 645
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE 10 Nummi. Constantinople. DM FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe and shield / Large X, cross above, mintmark CON and officina letter. Overstruck on an earlier coin. SB 645, DOC 38.TextImage
SB 647Phocas, AE Pentanummium. Constantinople, AD 602-610. DN FOCAS PP AV, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right (unbearded) / Large U. Sear Byz 647; DOC 40.TextImage
SB 655Phocas and Leontia, Thessalonica, AE 23 Half-follis, 602-610 AD. DM FOCA ERP AVG, Phocas, left, robed and holding cross on globe and Leontia, right, nimbate, holding long cross, cross above, between their heads / Large XX, cross above. Mintmark TES. Sear Byzantine 655, DOC 51.TextImage

SB 656
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Half-follis, Thessalonica. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / large XX, cross above, mintmark TES. SB 656, DOC 52.TextImage

SB 658
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Follis. Nicomedia. DM FOCA PER AVG, crowned (no pendilia), mantled bust facing, holding mappa and eagle-tipped sceptre / Large XXXX, regnal year III or IIII to right, mintmark NIKO and officina letter. SB 658, MIB 69a.TextImage

SB 659
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Follis. Nicomedia. DM FOCA PER AVG, crowned (with pendilia), mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XXXX, sometimes with star to left, regnal year III or IIII to right, mintmark NIKO and officina letter. SB 659, MIB 69 b-c.TextImage

SB 660
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Three-quarter follis, Nicomedia. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding nothing / Large XXX, cross above, regnal year V or VI to right; mintmark NIKOA or NIKOB. SB 660, MIB 70.TextImage

SB 663
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Half follis, Nicomedia. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XX, cross above, regnal year to right; mintmark NIKOA, NIKOB, NIKA or NIKB. SB 663, MIB 731-b.TextImage

SB 664
Phocas and Leontia. AD 602-610. AE follis, Cyzicus. DN FOCA VNPER AV, Phocas on left, holding cross on globe and Leontia, nimbate, on right, holding vertical or transverse sceptre topped by cross, both seated or standing facing (often difficult to distinguish), cross on globe between their heads / Large m (lower case), ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, mintmark KYZA or KYZB. SB 664, DOC 69.TextImage

SB 665
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE follis, Cyzicus. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross, cross in left field / Large XXXX, ANNO to left, regnal year to right, mintmark KYZA or KYZB. SB 665, MIB 76.TextImage

SB 666
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Three-quarter follis, Cyzicus. DN FOCAS PERP AVG or similar, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding nothing / Large XXX, cross above, regnal year to right, mintmark KYZA or KYZB. SB 666, MIB 77.TextImage

SB 668
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE half follis, Cyzicus. DN FOCAS PERP AVG or similar, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XX, cross above, mintmark KYZA or KYZB. SB 668, DOC 81.TextImage

SB 669
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE half follis, Cyzicus. DN FOCAS PERP AVG or similar, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XX, star or chi-rho above, mintmark KYZA or KYZB. SB 669, DOC 82.TextImage

SB 670
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE half follis, Cyzicus. DN FOCA PERP AVG or similar, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / Large XX, cross above, regnal year II, III or IIII to right, mintmark KYZA or KYZB. SB 670, MIB 79.TextImage

SB 671
Phocas and Leontia. AD 602-610. AE follis, Antioch as Theopolis. DN FOCA NE PE AV or similar, Phocas on left, holding cross on globe and Leontia, usually but not always nimbate, on right, holding sceptre topped by cross, standing facing / Large m (lower case), ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year (sometimes with dot above) to right, mintmark THEUP'. SB 671, MIB 83a-b.Text

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SB 672
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE follis, Antioch as Theopolis. DN FOCA NE PE AV, crowned and mantled bust facing, holding mappa and eagle-tipped sceptre / Large m (lower case), ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year VII or VIII to right, mintmark THEUP'. SB 672, MIB 84a.TextImage

SB 672A
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE follis, Antioch as Theopolis. DN FOCA NE PE AV, crowned and mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross on globe / Large m (lower case), ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year VII or VIII to right, mintmark THEUP'. SB 672A, MIB 84b.TextImage

SB 673
Phocas and Leontia. AD 602-610. AE Half Follis. Antioch. ON FOCA NEPE AV, Phocas on left, holding cross on globe and Leontia on right, holding sceptre topped by cross, standing facing; cross between their heads / Large XX; ANNO to left, cross above, regnal year to right, mintmark e or C. DOC II 91; MIB II 85; SB 673.TextImage
SB 679Phocas, AE12 Nummi, Alexandria, 602-610 AD. ..AY AVG, unbearded, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / I-cross-B. Mintmark AΛEZ. SB 679, DOC 106.TextImage

SB 680
Phocas. AD 602-610. AV Solidus, 4.43 gm. Carthage. DN FOCAC PERP A N (or AV N) and indictional year, crowned, mantled bust facing, (crown has pendilia), holding mappa and cross / VICTORIA AVGG and indictional year, Victory or angel standing facing, holding P-headed cross and cross on globe; mintmark CONOB. DOC 107; MIB 31; SB 680.TextImage

SB 685
Phocas. AD 602-610. AE Half follis, Carthage. DN FOCA PERP AN S, crowned, mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross / F-O-C-A in the four corners of a cross (sometimes with a dot to left and right), XX (or dot XX dot) below. SB 685, DOC 113.TextImage

SB 686
Phocas, AE Half follis. Carthage. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned and mantled bust facing, holding mappa and cross on globe / Large X-dot-X, (or X over dot-dot X over dot) star to left, cross above, epsilon to right; mintmark KRTG. SB 686, DOC 116.TextImage

SB 690
Phocas, AE Pentanummium. Carthage. DN FOCAS PERP AV, crowned and mantled bust facing, holding nothing / N epsilon M, dot-cross-dot above and dot-cross-dot below. SB 690, MIB 101.TextImage

SB 705
Phocas, AE follis. Ravenna. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding mappa and cross on globe / XX -star- XX, ANN GI to left, mintmark RAV. SB 705, DOC 134.TextImage

SB 707
Phocas, AE Half follis. Ravenna. DN FOCAS PERP AG, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding cross / X-star-X; mintmark RAV. SB 707, DOC 135.TextImage

SB 708
Phocas, AE Decanummium. Ravenna. DN FOCAS PERP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / Large X, R to left, star above, A to right, VEN below (=RAVEN for Ravenna). SB 708, DOC 133.TextImage
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