Province Bithynia-Pontus
City Byzantium 
Region Thrace
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΒΥΖΑΣ (Σ shaped as Ζ)
Obverse design head of Byzas (bearded) wearing helmet, r.
Reverse inscription Ɛ Θ ΦΑΥϹΤΙΝΗϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design prow, l.; on top, emperor standing on base, l., extending r. hand, holding spear; (behind emperor, trophy)


Museum Institute of Archaeology, Bucharest (Romania)
Inventory no. 61/1234 (ex coll. A. Soutzo)
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 2054/1, pl. 126 (V15 and R18), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
Diameter 24
Weight 6.52