RPC IX, 278


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 278
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΤΡ ΔΕΚΙΟϹ ΑΥΓ ϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Nemesis standing left, hand raised to chiton, holding cubit(?); at her feet, wheel
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference SNG vA 695
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 279/1, 280/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V-ON Leypold 195
2 2     ✸ SNG vA 695