RPC VI, 3318 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3318 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Maximinus
Person (obv.) Maximus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΙΟΥ ΟΥΗ ΜΑΖΙΜΟϹ (retrograde) Κ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles standing nude, left, wrestling against the giant Antaeus and lifting him aloft from behind
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rec 670–1
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 114 = Rec 671
2 2     ✸ P: 1132 Rec 670
3 3     Winterthur: 2465
4 4     CGT coll.