RPC IX, 258

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 258
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥΙ ΕΡΕ ΕΤΡΟΥ ΔΕΚΙΟΝ Κ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Homonoia standing l., holding patera and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.32 g
Axis 1, 2, 12
Reference Rec 758
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–5: same obv. die as 257A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B Rec pl. LXXXV.43
2     Cologne Weiser 139
3     Cologne Weiser 140
4     ✸ Cologne Weiser 141
5     van der Dussen 15, 2 Apr. 1991, lot 401
6     CGT coll. = Lydia EA 11, 2 Oct. 2021, lot 603