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Leontius

Leontius
Usurper (AD 484-488)

Leontius, another Isaurian, rebelled against Zeno with the help of the emperor's mother in law Verina, but the rebellion was put down by forces loyal to Zeno


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Leontius

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