RPC IX, 277

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 277
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ΤΡ ΔΕΚΙΟⳞ ΑΥΓ ⳞΕ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Harpocrates standing l., raising finger to lips, holding cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.64 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same rev. die as 282/1.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     CGT coll.
2     ✸ Abacus coll.