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AUTHENTIC GOLD COIN OF
An ancient Byzantine gold tremissis of Empero Zeno, struck 476 - 491 A.D. at the Constantinople mint.
The obverse with the pearl diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Zeno facing right. The legend around reading:
D[ominvs] N[oster] ZENO PERP[etvvs] AVG[vstvs]
"Our Lord Zeno, Eternal Emperor"
The reverse with Victory advancing right, head left, holding wreath and globus cruciger; star to right. The legend around reading:
"[To the] Victory of the Emperors"
Diameter: 15 mm.
Weight: 1.45 g.
Ex UK private collection.
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