RPC IX, 270

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 270
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΟΥΑΛΕΝΤ ΟⳞΤ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥΙΝΤΟΝ Κ
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 8.04 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 763bis
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1172 Rec pl. LXXXVI.6, rev.
2     B: 287/1871 Rec pl. LXXXVI.5, rev.
3     ✸ Cologne Weiser 144
4     CNA MBS 14, 20 Mar. 1991, lot 376
5     SNG vA 698
6     Waldemar S. coll.