RPC IX, 342


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 342
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΕΡΕΝΝΙΑ ΕΤΡΟΥⳞΚΙΛΛΑ ΑΥ Ⳟ(Ε)
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΩΝ ΔΙⳞ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ, Γ
Reverse design Zeus standing l., raising r. hand and holding thunderbolt
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Weiser 160
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Cologne Weiser 160
2 2     Leeds-UL: 658
3 3     CGT coll. = Savoca 99 Blue, 10 April 2021, lot 918