RPC IX, 260

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 260
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥΙ ΕΡΕ ΕΤΡΟΥ ΔΕΚΙΟΝ Κ
Nominative Gaius Messius Quintus Herennius Etruscus Decius Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Sarapis seated l., holding patera and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.75 g
Axis 1
Reference Rec 754
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: Rauch Rec pl. LXXXV.39, rev.