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 ΔΕΚΙΟϹ ΑΥΓ ϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, left, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter seated left, on cista mystica
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1
Reference Rec 745
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
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 Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu Rec pl. LXXXV.31, rev.