RPC IV.1, 8726 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8726 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Aelius Pontikos (heros)
Dating c. 178
Obverse inscription ΒΥΖΑΣ (Σ shaped as Ζ)
Obverse design head of Byzas (bearded) wearing helmet, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΙ ΠοΝΤΙΚοΥ ΗΡ
Reverse design prow, right; ram in shape of animal's head
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 2062
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Florian cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin