RPC II, 653


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume II
Number 653
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒ ΓΕ[ ]
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟ ΠΡ
Reverse design Ares walking right, with trophy and spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 1, 6
Reference Rec 33bis
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note Similar coins are found at Nicaea and Prusias ad Hypium (632 and 671).
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: B-I GRMK p. 19, no. 2 with Taf. III.1
2 2     Warsaw: 49413
3 3     ✸ Amsterdam: 2007-0118