RPC IX, 260A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 260A
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΜΕⳞⳞ ΚΥΙΝΤ ΔΕΚΙΟΝ Κ
Nominative Gaius Messius Quintus Decius Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Athena seated l., holding Nike and spear; shield next to her
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.71 g
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 261/1–5, 262/1–2.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Berk 201, 13 July 2017, lot 384