RPC IX, 259


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 259
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 Hygieia standing l., feeding serpent from patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.92 g
Axis 12
Reference Rec 756
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 735/1878 Rec pl. LXXXV.41, rev.
2     ✸ NY: 1974.226.44