RPC IX, 339


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 339
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, right, on crescent
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ, Γ
Reverse design seafaring hero advancing right, head left, raising right arm, holding spear, left foot on prow of galley
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference SNG vA 854
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die as 330/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: B-I Nomisma V (1910), p. 29
2 2     ✸ SNG vA 854