RPC IX, 253


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 253
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 Dikaiosyne standing l., holding scales and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 5.66 g
Axis 7
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 245/1, 246/1–3, 247/1, 248/2, 249/1, 250/1–4, 251/1, 252/1–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1981,0301.97