RPC IX, 252

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 252
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 Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.11 g
Axis 12
Reference Lindgren I, 150
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same obv. die as 245/1, 246/1–3, 247/1, 248/2, 249/1, 250/1–4, 251/1, 253/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Lindgren I, 150
2     ✸ CGT coll. = Naville 42, 23 July 2018, lot 126
3     Trade (Savoca)
4     Berk 201, 13 July 2017, lot 383