RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 85809)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 85809)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Gallienus (Augustus)
Alliance with Byzantium
Issue Period A-B (with ΑΥ(Γ))
Obverse inscription Γ ΠΟΥΒ ΛΙΚ ΕΓΝΑ ΓΑΛΛΗΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ, ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ
Reverse design Nymph Nikaia in short chiton and with kalathos, quiver on her back, standing right, clasping hands with Tyche of Byzantium in chiton standing left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec — , Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1859 corr. (laureate), Franke & Nollé 1401 corr. (laureate)
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ B: 1906 Löbbecke Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1859 = Franke & Nollé 1401