RPC IX, 274

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 274
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΟΥΑΛΕΝΤ ΟⳞΤ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥΙΝΤΟΝ Κ
Nominative Gaius Valens Hostilianus Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 7.49 g
Axis 12
Reference Rec 764
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1173 Rec pl. LXXXVI.7, rev.
2     C: 278-1975
3     Yapı Kredi 208