Province Bithynia-Pontus
City Uncertain of Bithynia 
Region Bithynia
Reign Domitian
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ Γ(ΕΡΜ)
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, right
Reverse inscription ΔΙΟΣ ΛΙ-ΤΑΙΟΥ
Reverse design altar

Coin no. 1 of RPC II, 710

 

Museum British Museum, London (UK)
Inventory no. 1979,0101.1261
Reference ex vA 276
Diameter 23
Weight 6.58
Axis 6
Note qualitative metal analysis: copper; obv. legends ends with ΓΕΡΜ; the metal is unexpected for Nicaea or indeed anywhere else in Bithynia; the nearest parallel is at Sinope (RPC II, 714).
External URI https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/C_1979-0101-1261