Browsing Byzantine Coinage of Revolt


The deplorable state which existed in the empire during the tyranny of Phocas led to a revolt headed by Heraclius, the exarch at Carthage. The revolt ended with success in October 610 AD.

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SB 715
Heraclius, time of Revolt 608-610, AE Decanummium, Carthage. ERACLIO CONSVLI, bare-headed, mantled bust facing, holding eagle tipped sceptre, cross above / Large X, dot over N over dot to left, cross above, dot over M over dot to right, star below. SB 715, DOC 8.TextImage

SB 716
Heraclius, time of Revolt 608-610, AE Decanummium, Carthage. ERACLIO CONSVLI, bare-headed, mantled bust facing, holding eagle tipped sceptre, cross above / Large V, dot over star over dot to left, cross above, dot over star over dot to right. SB 716, DOC 9.TextImage

SB 717
Heraclius, time of Revolt 608-610, AE 2 nummi, Carthage. No legend, bare-headed, mantled bust facing, dot to left and right / Large B, dot to left, dot to right. SB 717, MIB 15.TextImage

SB 719
Heraclius, time of Revolt 608-610, AV Solidus. DN ERACLI CONSVLI BA - Facing busts of Heraclius, on left, beardless, and his father bearded, on right; both are bare-headed and wearing consular robes, cross between heads / VICTORIA CONSAB and indictional year, cross potent on three steps. SB 719, DO II 11, MIB II 3.TextImage

SB 722
Heraclius and the Exarch Heraclius, time of the Revolt. 608-610 AD, AE Follis, Alexandretta mint. ERACLIO CONSULII, bare-headed and mantled facing busts of Heraclius, bearded, on the left and his father, the Exarch Heraclius, bearded on the right, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, year XIII or XIIII to right, A below; mintmark ALEXAND. SB 722, DOC 15-16.TextImage

SB 723
Heraclius and the Exarch Heraclius, time of the Revolt. 608-610 AD, AE Follis, Alexandretta mint. ERACLIO CONSULII, crowned and mantled facing busts of Heraclius, bearded, on the left and his father, the Exarch Heraclius, bearded on the right, cross between their heads / Large M, ANNO to left, cross above, year XIIII to right, A below; mintmark ALEXAND. SB 723, DOC 17.TextImage

SB 724
Heraclius and the Exarch Heraclius, time of the Revolt. 608-610 AD, AE Half Follis, Alexandretta mint. ERACLIO CONSULII, bare-headed and mantled facing busts of Heraclius, bearded, on the left and his father, the Exarch Heraclius, bearded on the right, cross between their heads / Large K, ANNO to left, cross above, year XIII or XIIII to right, A below; mintmark ALEXAND. SB 724, DOC 16n.TextImage
See also: Coins of the Revolt of the Heraclii at ByzantineCoins.com
Coins of Revolt at the Ancient Coin Forum
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