RPC II, 641A


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume II
Number 641A
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΕ ΠΡ
Reverse design eagle on globe, head r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1, 6, 12
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Note The type is a variant of 641, with a slightly different obv. legend, and two monograms instead of a legend on the rev. This is the first coin smaller than the sestertius-sized coins to have the monograms, which stand for ΝΕΙΚΑΙΕΙΣ ΠΡΩΤΟΙ.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Weigel coll. (ex K. Dorney website June 1998, lot 27)
2 2     ✸ Private coll.
3 3     W. Peters collection http://www.provincial-romans.com/provincial/Coins/Domitian001.htm