RPC IV.1, 3910 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3910 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Memmi[os] Markos Heros (second archon)
Dating c. 175
Obverse inscription ΒΥΖΑΣ (Σ shaped as Ζ)
Obverse design head of Byzas (bearded) wearing helmet, r.
Reverse inscription Ɛ ΜΑΡΚοΥ Β ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design galley with sail, l.; on stern, two standards
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 2046
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: (Löbb) Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 2046/1, pl. 125 (V11 and R12)
2 2     Sofia Mouchmov 3265, pierced, 7.10g
3 3     V: GR 8486 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 2046/3, pl. 126 (V11 and R12)
4 4     NY: 1973.191.3
5 5     ✸ Yale: ex PRF