- A settlement in Thrace
Bizya or Bizye was a settlement in Thrace. It served as the capital of the Thracian Kingdom.
It struck coins from about the time of Hadrian and until the time of Philip II.
Modern location: Vize, Turkey
Head of Hermes right, wearing winged helmet.
BIZVHNΩΝ Winged caduceus.
Ref: Jurukova, Bizya 79, 176; SNG Copenh...
M AVPHΛ ANTΩNINOC KAICAP, Bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust right.
BIZVHNωΝ, Bull standing right.
Ref: Youroukova 50 ; CF. SNG Copenhague ...
AY K M AVP ANTWNINOC , laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right.
B IZY HNΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae.
Ref: Variation of Schonert-Geiss 59; Sof...
bare head right; M IOVΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC KAIC
Silenos walking right naked with tail, pours wine from wineskin on his shoulders into large krater; BIZV_H (NWN)
Ref: Youroukova 157; Voegtli -; Mionnet ...
M IOVΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC KAICAP, bare-headed bust of Philip II.
BIZVHNΩN, Thanatos (god of death) or weary Eros extinguishing torch.
Ref: BMC 15, Moushmov 3519.