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Note: All of Zeno's coins are in RIC X

RIC 905Zeno AV Solidus. Second reign, 476-491 AD. Constantinople mint. First issue. D N ZENO PERP AVG, diademed, helmeted and cuirassed three-quarter facing bust, holding spear over shoulder and shield decorated with horseman spearing a fallen enemy / VICTORI-A AVGGG and officina letter S, Victory standing left, holding jewelled cross; star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. TextImage
RIC X 906Zeno and Leo Caesar, AV Solidus, 476-477 AD, Constantinopolis. 4.44 g. D N ZENO ET LEO NOV CAES, pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear and shield / VICTORIA AVGGG E, Victory standing left, holding jewelled cross, star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC 906. MIRB 6. Depeyrot 107/1.TextImage
RIC 907Zeno, AV Tremisses. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. DN ZENO ET LIEO NOV CAES (Z reversed), pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM, Victory walking to front, holding wreath and cross on globe, star in lower right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 907; Sear 21532 var (obv legend).TextImage
RIC 910Zeno AV Solidus. Constantinople Mint, D N ZENO-PERP AVG, facing helmeted and cuirassed bust, holding shield, spear behind / VICTORI-A AVGGG and officina letter, Victory standing left, holding long cross, star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. TextImage
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RIC 911ZENO AV Solidus. Second reign. Diademed and helmeted three-quarter facing busti with spear over shoulder and shield / VICTORIA AVGGG and officina letter, Victory standing left with long jewelled cross, star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. TextImage
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RIC X 913Zeno, AV Semisses. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. DN ZENO PERP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGG, Victory sitting right on cuirass, inscribing VXX on a shield resting on her knee. Trophy behind her. Star in left field, Chi-Rho in lower right field (Rho reversed). Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 913; cf Sear 21530.TextImage
RIC 914Zeno AV Tremissis. Constantinople mint, second reign, 476-491 AD. D N ZENO PERP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM, Victory walking right, head left, holding wreath and cross on globe, star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. (One example an ancient imitation). TextImage
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RIC 914cfUncertain Germanic Issue of North Italy or Balkans imitating Roman Emperor Zeno. Circa 474-491 AD. AV Tremissis. dN ZENO PERP d, pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / VICTORVOP CVSTORYN (legend retrograde, with garbled letters), Victory walking right, holding wreath and cross on globe; star in right field, CONOC. TextImage
RIC 914vZeno. 474-491 AD. AV Tremissis. Constantinople mint. D N ZENO PERP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGVSTORVN (sic), Victory walking right, head left, holding wreath and cross on globe; star in right field; CONOB. TextImage
RIC 921Zeno, AV Tremisses. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. DN ZENO PERP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGTSORIVM (sic), Victory walking to front, holding wreath and cross on globe. Star in lower right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 921.TextImage
RIC 922Zeno AV Tremisses. Second reign, 476-491 AD, Constantinople mint. D N ZENO PERP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / VICTORIA AVGTSORVM, Victory standing facing, head left, holding wreath and cross on globe; star /CONOB. Depeyrot 108/4. TextImage
RIC 927, SZeno, AV Solidus. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. 4.45 g. DN ZENO PERP AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear over right shoulder and shield with horseman motif / VICTORIA AVGGT and officina letter S, Victory standing left, holding long cross. Star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 927; Cohen 490.TextImage
RIC 927, ΘZeno, AV Solidus. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. 4.45 g. DN ZENO PERP AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear over right shoulder and shield with horseman motif / VICTORIA AVGGT and officina letter Θ, Victory standing left, holding long cross. Star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 927; Cohen 490.TextImage
RIC 927, HZeno, AV Solidus. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. 4.45 g. DN ZENO PERP AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear over right shoulder and shield with horseman motif / VICTORIA AVGGT and officina letter H, Victory standing left, holding long cross. Star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 927; Cohen 490.TextImage
RIC 929Zeno, AV Solidus. Constantinople. Second Reign. AD 476-491. DN ZENO PERP AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear over right shoulder and shield with horseman motif / VICTORIA AVGGG and officina letter S, Victory standing left, holding long cross. Star in right field. Mintmark CONOB. RIC X 929.TextImage
RIC 944Zeno AR Siliqua. Second Reign. 476-491, Constantinople mint. D N ZENO-PERP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / SRV / REI / BDI, within wreath, mintmark CON star. RSC 9B cf. TextImage
RIC 947Zeno, AE4. Constantinople. Co-rule with Leon as Caesar. AD 476-491. DN ZENON PE VG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / DN LEON AVG, Victory walking left, holding wreath and dragging a captive behind her. Chi-rho (sometimes with reversed P) in left field. No mintmark. RIC X 947; Sear -.TextImage
RIC 948Zeno, AE3. Constantinople. AD 476-491. DN ZENO PERP AVG, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / CONCORDIA, emperor standing right, holding labarum and globe, foot on a captive. RIC X 948; Sear 21554.TextImage
RIC 949Zeno AE3. Second Reign, 476-491 AD. D N ZENO PE AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / D N LEON AVG, Victory walking left, holding wreath and dragging captive. RIC X 949; Sear 21555. TextImage
RIC 949 varZeno AE3. Second Reign, 476-491 AD. D N ZENO PE AVG (AV ligate), diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / D N LEON AVG, Victory walking left, holding wreath and dragging captive. RIC X 949; cf Sear 21555. TextImage
RIC 954Zeno. AE4, 476-491 AD. Constantinople. Second reign. DN ZENOWO..., helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust right / ZENO (vertically), Emperor nimbate, standing facing, holding long cross and globe, cloak not visible behind him. RIC X, 954.TextImage
RIC 958Zeno, AE4, Thessalonica. DN ZENO PERP AVG, diademed bust right / Monogram type 2. RIC X 958.TextImage
RIC 958cfZeno AE Nummus. Constantinople mint, second reign, 476-491 AD. Pearl-diademed, draped bust right / Monogram. TextImage
RIC 962>Zeno AE4 9mm. Constantinople, second Reign, 476-491 AD. Laureate, draped bust right / Monogram (Sear type 5). TextImage
RIC 966Zeno, AE4, Cyzicus. DN ZENO PERP AVG, diademed bust right / Monogram type 13. Mintmark CVZ. RIC X 966.TextImage
RIC 3610Ostrogoths. Odovacar, in the name of Zeno. 476-493 AD. AV Tremissis. Milan mint. Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / Cross within wreath; mintmark COMOB. TextImage
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RIC 3615Zeno AR Half Siliqua. Milan mint. D N ZENO PERP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / M-D, Turreted figure standing left, foot on prow, holding sceptre and cornucopiae. RSC 11b. TextImage
RIC 3617Zeno, AR half-siliqua, struck by Odovacar, 476-493 AD. Milan mint. 14mm, 0.87 gr. DN ZENO-PERP AVG (AV is ligate), pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / M-D across fields, Ravenna, turreted, standing left, holding sceptre and cornucopiae, right foot on prow. RIC X 3617.TextImage
RIC 3647Zeno, AR half siliqua, struck by Odovacar, 476-493 AD. Ravenna. DN ZENO PERP F AV, pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right / No legend, eagle standing right on branch, wings spread, head left. RIC X 3647 (same dies).TextImage
RIC 3648Zeno, AR half siliqua, struck by Odovacar, Ostrogoths. 476-493 AD. Ravenna mint. 0,85 gr. 15.40 mm. DN ZENO PERP F AV, pearl diademed and draped bust right / Eagle, standing left, looking back, wings spread, within wreath. BMC Vandals p. 44, 8; RIC 3648.Text
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RIC 3657cfOdovacar, in the name of Zeno, AV Solidus. Rome mint. D N ZENO PERP F AVG, pearl-diademed, helmeted, and cuirassed bust facing slightly right, holding spear over shoulder in right hand and shield decorated with horseman motif on left arm / VICTOR-I-A AVGGG, Victory standing left, holding long cross; star in right field; officina letter dot A dot; mintmark dot CONOB dot. TextImage
Lacam 70ff Zeno AV Solidus, struck by Theoderic or Odovacar. Mint in Northern Italy, 474-493 AD. D N ZENO-F PERP AVG (N garbled and letters O as retrograde C), pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust facing slightly right, wearing high-crested helmet, holding spear over shoulder and shield decorated with a rider spearing a fallen enemy, on left arm / VICTOR-I-A AVGGG and officina letter, Victory standing left, holding long jewelled cross; star in right field; mintmark CONOB (B sideways). TextImage
See also: Helvetica's RIC lists including many reverse types used by Zeno (Victory, Siliquae, monograms etc.)

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