RPC IV.1, 5944 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5944 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝοϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΝΕΙΚΑΙ[Α]
Reverse design turreted Nymph Nicaea standing, left, holding cantharus; to right, tree entwined by serpent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rec 178, F. Imhoof-Blumer, JIAN 1 (1898), 26, no. 31
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 885 Wa 405 = Rec 178, pl. LXXI.10 = F. Imhoof-Blumer, JIAN 1 (1898), 26, no. 31, pl. B'.16 (rev.)