RPC IX, 247

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 247
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ΔΕΚΙΟⳞ ΑΥΓ ⳞΕ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, l., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter seated l., on cista mystica
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.71 g
Axis 1
Reference Rec 745
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 245/1, 246/1–3, 248/2, 249/1, 250/1–4, 251/1, 252/1–4, 253/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Mu Rec pl. LXXXV.31, rev.