Tremissis with bust of Zeno

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 476–491


Mint: Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 1.51gm.

Accession Number

13.1374

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Zeno, diademed, draped, right.
DNZENO PERPAVG
Reverse: Victory, on tiptoe, with crossed legs, holding wreath in right hand and cross on globe in left; in field right, star.
VICTORIAAVGVSTORVM In ex.: CONOB

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay