RPC IX, 243

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 243
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ΔΕΚΙΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus seated l., holding patera and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 9.46 g
Axis 12
Reference vA 7056
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 240/1–2, 241/1, 242/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1979,0101.1374 SNG vA 7056