RPC IX, 269

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 269
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΟΥΑΛΕΝΤ ΜΕⳞⳞΙ ΚΥΙΝΤΟΝ Κ
Nominative Gaius Valens Messsius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Homonoia seated l., holding patera and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 7.55 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rec 763
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Mu
2     CGT coll.