RPC IX, 254


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 254
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing l., holding patera and spear; shield at feet, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 5.37 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 747
Specimens 5
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 255A/1. 1–3: same rev. die as 254A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 520/1895 Rec pl. LXXXV.33
2     ✸ Cologne Weiser 137
3     Cologne Weiser 138
4     CGT coll. = Naville 16, 12 July 2015, lot 308
5     CGT coll.