RPC IV.1, 5616 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5616 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ΝΕΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΙΑϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΟΥ
Reverse design seafaring hero standing with foot on prow, right, head, left, extending right arm, holding transverse sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rec 110, BMC 22
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1320 Rec 110, pl. XCI.26 (rev.)
2 2     ✸ L: BMC 22
3 3     B: (Fox)
4 4     V: GR 15778
5 5     vA 762