RPC IX, 265


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 265
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΟΥΑ ΟⳞΤΙ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥΙΝΤΟΝ Κ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing l., holding patera and spear; at feet, shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.18 g
Axis 12
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Yapı Kredi 207
2     ✸ CGT coll. = Naville 20, 7 Feb. 2016, lot 248
3     Naville 21, 20 Mar. 2016, lot 262