Ancient Coinage of Bithynia, Nicaea


Nicaea or Nikaea, modern day Iznik, located on the shore of a lake close to the Asian coast of the Marmara Sea.
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ROMAN REPUBLICAN TIMES
Rec Gen 6Nicaea, Bithynia, AE22, C. Papirius Carbo, 62-59 BC. 9.66 gr. NIKAIEΩN, Head of youthful Dionysus right, wreathed with ivy, ΠΛT monogram to right, date ΔKΣ under neck / EΠI ΓAIOY ΠAΠIΡIOY KAΡBΩNΩΣ, to left and right of Roma seated left, holding Nike and spear, ΡΩMH below. RecGen 6.TextImage
RecGen 7Bithynia, Nicaea. C Papirius Carbo, Proconsul 62-59 BC, AE 23mm. Dated Year 224 = 59/8 BC. NIKAIEΩN left, wreathed head of Dionysos right; date ΔKΣ below, monogram before / EΠI ΓAIOY ΠAΠIΡIOY KAΡBΩNOΣ, ΡΩMH below Roma seated left on pile of shields, holding Nike in right hand, spear in left; M behind Roma. BMC 3, SNG Cop 466, SNGvA 532. TextImage
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Rec Gen 18Nicaea, Bithynia, AE18, ca. 25 BC, Procos Thorius Flaccus. 3.55g. NIKAIEΩN, Head of youthful Dionysus right, wreathed with ivy / EΠI ANΘYΠATOY ΘΩΡIOY ΦΛAKKOY, Head of elephant right; monograms in left and right fields. Rec.Gen. 18; RPC 2030.TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 2027Augustus, AE26 of Nicaea. Thorius Flaccus Proconsul. NIKAIEΩN, bare head left / EΠI ANΘYΠATOY ΘΩΡIOY ΦΛAKKOY, Nike advancing left holding palm and wreath. Rec Gen 13-15.TextObvRev
CLAUDIUS
RPC 2032Claudius AE31 of Nicaea, Bithynia. C Cadius Rufus, proconsul ca 47-48 AD. TI KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡMANIKOΣ, laureate head left / Γ KAΔIOΣ ΡOYΦOY ANΘYΠATOΣ NEIKAIEΩN, front view of multi-story building. Rec Gen 28 var.TextImage
RPC 2040vClaudius AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. C Cadius Rufus, proconsul ca 47-48 AD. TI KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡMANIKOΣ, laureate head left, lituus before / Γ KAΔIOΣ ΡOYΦOY ANΘYΠATOΣ, NEIKA monogram below, all in laurel wreath. Rec Gen 29. TextImage
RPC 2046Claudius AE21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. L Mindius Balbus, proconsul ca 48-9 AD. TI KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡMANIKOΣ, laureate head left / Λ MINΔIOΣ BAΛBOΣ ANΘYΠATOΣ around large NKAE monogram, all in border of dots. Rec Gen 24. TextImage
RPC 2048Claudius AE 22mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. Pasidienus Firmus, Proconsul ca 50 AD. TI KΛAYΔIOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡMANIKOΣ, bare head right / ΠAΣIΔIHNOΣ ΦIΡMOΣ ΠATΡON ΠO around ANΘY-ΠATOΣ and NIKEA monogram. Rec Gen 26.TextImage
BRITANNICUS
RPC 2039Britannicus, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. BΡITANNIKOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOY YIOΣ, bare head of Britannicus left / Λ KAΔIOΣ ΡOYΦOΣ ANΘYΠATOΣ NAIKAIEΩN, side view of a two-storeyed building. RPC 2039; SNG Fitz. 4110; Leake Coll. 2.TextImage
NERO
RPC 2049Nero AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. NEΡΩN KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣT, bare head right / ΔIONYΣOY KTIΣTOY NEIKAIAΣ, garlanded altar. TextImage
RPC 2058Nero AE 21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. NEΡΩN KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, bare head left, lituus before / TAΡKYTIOΣ ΠΡEIΣKOΣ ΠATΡΩN, trophy (trophies?) of arms above NEIK. SGI 561, BMC 15, Rec Gen 41-2.TextImage
RPC 2060Nero and Poppaea AE26 (dupondius) of Nicaea, Bithynia, NEΡΩN KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡM, radiate head of Nero, GALBA countermark on face / ΠOΠΠAIA ΣEBAΣTH, Poppaea seated right.TextImage
RPC 2061cfNero AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. NEΡΩN KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓE, laureate head left / MEΣΣAΛEINA ΓYNE ΣEBAΣTOY, Statilia Messalina as Securitas seated right.TextImage
VESPASIAN
RPC 629Vespasian AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia, Magistrate L Plancius Varus. AD 69-79. 4.87g. Bithynia, Nicaea, 76 AD. AYTOKΡATOΡI KAICAΡI OYEΣΠAΣIANΩ NEIKI (NE ligate), Laureate head right / EΠI MAΡKOY ΠΛANKIOY OYAΡOY ANΘYΠATOY, panther sitting left, one front paw resting on kantharos. RPC 629.TextImage
RPC 630Vespasian, AE34 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 69-79. Magistrate Marcus Salvidenus Asprenas. 26.21 g. AYT.. ΣEBAΣTOΣ OYEΣΠAΣIANOΣ, laureate head right / EΠI MAΡKOY ΣAΛOYIΔHNOY AΣΠΡHNA ANΘYΠATΡOY NEIKAI ΠΡ B, Dionysos, holding kantharos and thyrsos, sitting left in a quadriga of elephants. RPC II 630; RecGen 51; Hunter 6; Weber 4899.TextImage
DOMITIAN
RPC 632Domitian AE36 of Bithynia, Nicaea. AYT AYT ΔOMITIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡM, laureate head right / NKA-ΠΡ, Mars advancing right holding trophy and spear.TextObvRev
RPC 636Domitian AE26 (dupondius) of Nicaea, Bithynia, AYΓ ΔOMITIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBA ΓEΡ, Laureate head right / NEIKAIEIΣ ΠΡΩTOI THΣ EΠAΡXEIAΣ, Demeter standing right, holding corn ears and staff.TextImage
RPC 638Domitian AE28 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT ΔOMITIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEB ΓEΡ, laureate head right / TON KTIΣ NIKAIEIΣ ΠΡΩTOI ΠONT KAI BIΘ, Dionysos, wearing short chiton, standing left, foot on elephant head, holding kantharos and thyrsos. TextImage
RPC 638 (2)Domitian, AE28 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 13.70 g. AYT ΔOMITIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEB ΓEΡ, laureate head right / TON KTIΣ NIKAIEIΣ ΠΡΩTOI ΠONT KAI BIΘ, Dionysos, in long robe, standing left, foot on elephant's head, holding kantharos and thyrsos. RPC II, 638.TextImage
RPC 639Domitian AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AYT ΔOMITIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBA ΓEΡM, laureate head right / TON KTIΣTH NEIKAIEIΣ ΠΡΩTOI THΣ EΠ AΡX, wreathed head of Herakles left.TextImage
RPC 640Domitian AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT ΔOMITIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEB ΓEΡ, laureate head right / ΡΩMHN MHTΡOΠOΛIN NEIK ΠΡΩ BIΘ KAI Π, Roma seated left on rocks, holding wreath. RPC II 640; RecGen 61; BMC 25.Text
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TRAJAN
Hunter 9Trajan, AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3.2g. [AVT] KAI NEΡ TΡAIAN..., laureate head right, countermarked TOM (Howgego 567) / ΔIOC beneath altar with double doors. Hunter 9 or Price and Trell 188; RPC 1148 (Uncertain of Bithynia).TextImage
Lindgren 132Trajan AE22 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT NEΡ TΡAIANOC KAICAΡ ΓEP, laureate head right / large altar faced with double doors, ΔIOC below. RPC 1148 (Uncertain of Bithynia). TextImage
Price and Trell 188Trajan, AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 5.11 gr. ..TΡAIANOC KAIC.., laureate head right / ΔIOC, altar. Price and Trell fig. 188; RPC 1148 (Uncertain of Bithynia). TextImage
ANTINOUS
Blum 1Antinous, AE42 medallion of Tium, Bithynia. AD 130. 38.07 g. ANTINOΩI HΡΩI, draped bust left / TIANOI, Dionysos (or Antinous as Dionysos) sitting on the back of a panther walking right. RecGen 34; Blum 1; RPC III 1191.TextImage
ANTONINUS PIUS
Burstein 553Antoninus Pius, AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AYT T AIΛ ANTΩNINOC, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, bearded head of Herakles right, wreathed with ivy. Burstein Coll. sale 553; RPC online 8335.TextImage
Rec Gen 76Antoninus Pius, AE30 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 138-161. 18.70 g. AYT KAI AΔΡIANOC ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right, slight drapery on left shoulder / NIKAEΩN, Kybele, turreted, holding drum and sceptre, riding right on the back of a lion. RecGen 76; Paris 825.TextImage
Rec Gen 80Antoninus Pius, AE31 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 138-161. 14.26 g. AYT KAI T AIΛ AΔΡ ANTΩNINOC CE, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from the back; countermark: lyre in wreath within circular incuse / TON KTICTHN NIKAIEIC, Dionysos, holding kantharos and thyrsos, seated left on chair on cart drawn left by four elephants. RecGen 80; SNG von Aulock 7017.TextImage
Rec Gen 92Antoninus Pius, AE24 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT KAICAΡ ANTΩNINOC, Bare head right / ΘEA YΓEIA NIKAIEIC, Hygieia standing right, holding patera, feeding serpent in arms. RecGen 92; Waddington 401.TextImage
Rec Gen 95Antoninus Pius AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVTO KAICAΡ ANTΩNINOC, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Hygieia standing right feeding a serpent in arms. TextImage
Rec Gen 95Antoninus Pius AE22 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVTO KAICAΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Hygieia standing right feeding a serpent held in arms. TextImage
Rec Gen 96Antoninus Pius AE21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT KAI T AIΛ ANTΩNEINOC, bare head right / EΠIΦ TEΛE NIKAIEIC, Telesphoros standing facing.TextImage
Rec Gen 101Antoninus Pius AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT KAI T AI AΔP ANTΩNINOC CЄB, bare head right / CΩ(THPI ACKΛH) NIKAIEIC, serpent-entwined altar. SNG Cop 475, SGI 1389.TextImage
Rec Gen 109 varAntoninus Pius, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 7.51 g. Laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Nemesis standing left, spitting into drapery at her bosom, holding bridle, wheel at foot left. RecGen 109-110 var (cubit-rule, not bridle).TextImage
Rec Gen 119Antoninus Pius, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 177-192. ..ANTΩN-EINOC AVΓO, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, lighted, garlanded altar. Rec Gen 119.TextImage
Rec Gen 161cfAntoninus Pius AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT KAIC T AIΛ AΔΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / TON KTICTIN NIKAIEIC, Herakles Farnese standing right, holding club set on rock. cf Rec Gen 161 of Marcus Aurelius.TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Rec Gen 107 varMarcus Aurelius, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.61 g. Bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Harpokrates standing left, holding hand to mouth. Unpublished for Marcus Aurelius. cf. RecGen 107 (this reverse for Antoninus Pius).TextImage
Rec Gen 151Marcus Aurelius AE19mm of Nicaea in Bithynia. AV K M AVΡ ANTΩNIN, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, infant Dionysos in cradle left, raising hands; thyrsos behind. BMC 35cf.TextImage
Rec Gen 155Marcus Aurelius AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 161-180 AD. AVK M AVΡ ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Pan naked, standing left, holding branch and askos; herme of Priapus behind. RecGen 155; SNG Copenhagen 481.TextImage
Rec Gen 158Marcus Aurelius AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 161-180 AD. AT K M AVΡ ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Head of Pan right. RecGen 158; Waddington collection 407.TextImage
Rec Gen 158Marcus Aurelius, Nicaea, Bithynia. AVK M AVΡ ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Head of Pan right. RecGen 158; Waddington 407.TextImage
Rec Gen 160 varMarcus Aurelius AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 161-180 AD. AVT K M AVΡ ANTΩNEINOC, bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / TON KTICTH NIKAIEIC, Herakles, naked, standing left, seen from behind, carrying off the Erymanthian boar; club by his side, star to right. Not in the usual sources but cf. RecGen 160 for a similar but reversed depiction.TextImage
FAUSTINA II
Rec Gen 200Faustina, AE29 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 146-180. 9.56 g. ΦAYCTEINA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles reclining left on the back of a lion walking right. RecGen 200; Paris AA.GR.12110.TextImage
LUCIUS VERUS
Rec Gen 213Lucius Verus, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AYT K Λ AYΡ OYHΡOC C, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing right, holding spear in right hand and resting left on shield. RecGen 213; Paris 909.TextImage
Rec Gen 232Lucius Verus AE32 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 161-169. AYT KAIC Λ AYΡH OYHΡ AΡM CEB, bare-headed bust right / ΡΩMAIΩN NIKHN NEIKAIEIC, Nike standing right, inscribing a shield set on a column. RecGen 232.TextImage
COMMODUS
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Commodus, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3.49 g. (AV K) KOMOΔ ANTΩNIN, laureate head of Commodus right / AΛEXANΔΡON NIKEΩN, diademed head of Alexander in lionskin right. cf Dahmen 13-1 (rev. legend); Var of RecGen 287 (ditto). TextImage
G and M 204, 1741Commodus, AE30 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 166-180. 16-31 g. Λ AYΡ KOMMOΔOC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles walking left, holding the Erymanthian boar on his shoulders. Probably unpublished. Not in RecGen or additions, Köln, Weiser, RPC online, etc. Gorny and Mosch Auction 204, 1741.TextImage
Mionnet Supp V, 546Commodus, AE29 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 177-192. 13.79 g. M AY KOMO ANTΩNINOC, radiate, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, turreted and draped bust right of the nymph Nicaea wearing ivy wreath. Mionnet Supp V, 546; RecGen 281 var (bust type).TextImage
Rec Gen 249 varCommodus, AE18, Nicaea, Bithynia. AY K KOMOΔ ANTΩNIN, laureate head right / OMHΡOC NIKAIEΩN, draped bust of Homer right, wearing taenia. Rec Gen 249 var (obv. legend); SNG von Aulock 571 var (ditto); Weiser 19 var (ditto).TextImage
Rec Gen 258Commodus AE 27 mm of Bithynia, Nicaea.. Bare-headed and draped bust right / Draped bust of Zeus-Sarapis right.TextImage
Rec Gen 281Commodus AE28 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AV KOMO ANTΩNIN, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, turreted and draped bust of City-Goddess right. TextImage
RecGen 282Commodus, AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 177-192. AY M AY KOM ANTΩNINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, turreted and draped bust right of the nymph Nicaea wearing ivy wreath. RecGen 282; SNG von Aulock 574; Leypold 159; BMC 45.TextImage
Rec Gen 282vCommodus, AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. A K M AY KO ANTΩNIN, bare-head right / NIKAIEΩN, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right. Hunter 14; RecGen 282 var (obv. legend); BMC 45 var (ditto); Waddington 411 var (ditto).TextImage
Rec Gen 312Commodus, AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. A K M A KO ANTΩ, bare head right / IEΡOC AΓΩN NIKAIEΩN, oenochoe (wine vase) with one palm branch in it. RecGen 312.TextImage
Rec Gen 313vBithynia, Nicaea. Commodus AE 23mm. A K M K ANTΩNI, bare-headed bust right / IEΡOC AΓΩN NIKAIEΩN, Oinchoe; palm at left.TextImage
Rec Gen 320Commodus, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 13.80 g. A K M AV KO ANTΩNEIN, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOMOΔEIA NIKAIEΩN, three naked athletes drawing lots from an urn, the one on the left and the one in the middle holding their lots, the one on the right holding a palm branch. RecGen 320.TextImage
SNG Cop 495Commodus as Caesar, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 166-177. M AY KOM ANTΩNINOC, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Lion walking right. SNG Cop 495; RecGen 299.TextImage
Weber 4902Commodus, AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 5.8 gr. M AY KOM ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Homonia standing left by altar, holding patera and cornucopiae. Weber 4902.TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
Rec Gen 322Septimius Severus, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT K Λ CEΠ CEVHΡOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Zeus seated left, holding patera and sceptre, eagle at foot left. RecGen 322.TextImage
Rec Gen 324Septimius Severus, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 3.24 gr. AY K Λ CEΠ CEVHΡOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and torch. RecGen 324.TextImage
Rec Gen 325Septimius Severus AE29 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT K Λ CEΠTI CEVHΡOC Π, laureate bust right, countermark of Nike with wreath on neck / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing left with owl and sceptre.TextImage
Rec Gen 330Septimius Severus AE15 of Nicaea in Bithynia. Bare head right / lidded urn (or cista mystica?) with snakes emerging.TextImage
Rec Gen 336Septimius Severus AE16 of Bithynia, Nicaea. Laureate bust right / NEIKAEΩN, Telesphorus, facing, in hooded cloak.TextImage
Rec Gen 341Septimius Severus, AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 193-211 AD. 18.31 mm, 2.2 gr. AY K Λ CEΠ CEYHΡOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Serpent upright, head left, jaws open. BMC 58; RecGen 341.TextImage
Rec Gen 348Bithynia, Nicaea. Septimius Severus AE 14. C CEVHΡOC AVΓOVCT... laureate bust right / NIKAIEΩN, bull standing right. TextImage
Rec Gen 358Septimius Severus, AE22 of Nicaea, Bithynia. CEOYHΡOC AVΓOCT, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Prize crown containing two palm branches. RecGen 358.TextImage
Rec Gen 358 varSeptimius Severus, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 193-211 AD. CEOYHΡOC AYΓO, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, urn containing two palm branches. RecGen 358 var (1 branch); RecGen 357 var (longer obv. legend).TextImage
Rec Gen 361Septimius Severus, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 193-211. 2.18 g. AK Λ CEΠ CEYHΡOC (from top right, clockwise), laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, flaming altar. RecGen 361.TextImage
RecGen 371 varSeptimius Severus, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.26 g. AD 193-211. AYT CEYHΡOC ΠE, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, the child Dionysos sitting right in a cradle, thyrsos behind him. RecGen 371 var (this reverse for Julia Domna); Peus 403, lot 603. Unpublished reverse for Sept. Severus.TextImage
RecGen 391 varSeptimius Severus AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. Laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, tetrastyle temple with dots in pediment and front. RecGen 391 var (Julia Domna reverse).TextImage
RecGen 391 varSeptimius Severus, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AV K Λ [CEΠ? C]EYHΡOC, laureate head right / NIKAEIΩN, tetrastyle temple with dot in pediment. Var of RecGen 391 (reverse of Julia Domna).TextImage
RecGen 391 var (2)Septimius Severus, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. CEΠ.. AYΓOYC, laureate head right / NIKAEIΩN, tetrastyle temple with dot in pediment. Var of RecGen 391 (reverse of Julia Domna); Aeruginis 189.TextImage
Rec Gen 489cfSeptimius Severus AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. Laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, two-handled vase containing two palm branches.TextImage
Scholz 54Septimius Severus, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. CEOYHROC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, lion standing right. Scholz 54 in NZ 1910; RecGen -.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
Ayers 092108bJulia Domna, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOYΛIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Homonoia standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae. Apparently unpublished. Ayers 092108b.TextImage
Rec Gen 371Julia Domna, AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 193-217. 2.38 g. IOYΛIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / The infant Dionysos, naked, sitting right in a cradle, raising both hands, thyrsos behind him. RecGen 371; Imhoof, "Antike Münzbilder", 8.TextImage
Rec Gen 373Julia Domna AE16 of Bithynia, Nicaea. IOVΛIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, snake emerging from cista.TextImage
Rec Gen 376Julia Domna AE28 of Nicaea, Bithynia, IOVΛIA AVΓOVCTA Draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Hercules battling Hydra. TextImage
Rec Gen 379Julia Domna AE 28mm of Nicaea in Bithynia. Draped bust right / Tyche standing left with rudder and cornucopiae.TextImage
Rec Gen 389Julia Domna AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOVΛIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, bull standing right.TextImage
Rec Gen 391Julia Domna, AE 15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOYΛIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, tetrastyle temple, dot in pediment. Rec Gen 391.TextImage
Rec Gen 392Julia Domna, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOYΛIA CEV CEBACTH, Draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, garlanded, lighted altar. RecGen 392.TextImage
Rec Gen 396Julia Domna AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOVΛIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, prize urn with palms. SNGCop 503TextImage
SGI 2314Julia Domna AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. Draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, garlanded altar.TextImage
SNG Righetti 638Julia Domna, AE28 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CE, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, eagle standing right, wings open, head left, on altar between two standards. SNG Righetti 638 corrected (obv. legend), same dies.TextImage
UnlistedJulia Domna, AE24, Nicaea, Bithynia. IOVΛIA AVΓOVCT, draped bust left / NIKA-I-EΩN to left, above and right of legionary eagle between two standards. Unlisted for Domna with the legend around the standards.TextImage
CARACALLA
FAC 27861Caracalla (or Elagabalus?), AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, burning, garlanded altar. FAC 27861 (Forum Ancient Coins).TextImage
Lindgren III 186Caracalla, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AYΓ, laureat head right / NIKAIEΩN, bull standing right. Lindgren III 186, (RecGen 473 var (obv. legend)).TextImage
Lowe 222Caracalla?, Nicaea (Bithynia), Ae 15, 2.0g. ANTΩNINOC (AVΓO), laureate head right / NIKA[IEΩ]N, Flaming, garlanded altar. Lowe 222; Mionnet Supp 5, 697var (obv legend).TextImage
Mionnet Supp 5, 601varCaracalla, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 197-218. 1.8g. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOY, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / CEOYHΡEIA NIKAIEΩN, Prize crown containing one palm branch. Mionnet Supp. V, 601 var (Sept. Severus). Not in BMC, RecGen, Mionnet, Jürgling, Imhoof etc.TextImage
Mionnet 667Caracalla AE30 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AVΓOVCTOC / NIKAIΩN, Hercules subduing the Hind of Ceryneia. Mionnet S5, 667. TextImage
Mionnet 695Caracalla, AE15, Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNEINOC AΓ, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / NIKAIEΩN, Eagle standing facing, head left, holding ring in beak. RecGen p. 458, note; Mionnet Supp. 5, 695. TextImage
Mionnet 697Caracalla, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. (M AVΡ) ANTΩNINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, garlanded, lighted altar. Mionnet Supp. V, 697.TextImage
Mionnet 703Caracalla AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTWNI(...), laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, prize urn with one palm branch. RecGen 489cf; cf Mionnet S5, 703 (two palms)TextImage
Mionnet 703Nicaea. Caracalla AE15. ANTΩNINOC AVΓO, laureate + radiate head right / NIKAIEΩN, palm-branch within urn. RecGen -; cf Mionnet S5, 703 (two palms)TextImage
Mionnet 703 varCaracalla, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 1.8g. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN CEOYHΡEIA, prize urn containing one palm branch. Mionnet 703 var (rev. legend and bust type.)TextImage
Nemesis 8848Caracalla, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 198-217. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓO (NE ligate), laureate head right / NIKAIΩN, burning, garlanded altar. Nemesis 8848.TextImage
Rec Gen 299 varCaracalla, AE14mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNEINOC AVΓ, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, lion walking right. RecGen 299 var (Commodus); Mionnet -; BMC -; SNG Cop -; Scholz in NZ 1910, 54 var (Sept. Severus). Unpublished for Caracalla.TextImage
RecGen 399 varCaracalla, AE29 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 196-198. 11.72 g. M AVΡHΛ ANTΩNINOC KAICAΡ, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right, countermark Howgego 254 / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos in long robe, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos. RecGen 399 var (obv. legend).TextImage
Rec Gen 415Caracalla AE24 of Bithynia, Nicaea. ANTΩNINOC AVΓOVCTOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter standing left with corn ears and long torch.TextImage
Rec Gen 423vCaracalla, AE23 of Bithynia, Nicaea. 198-217 AD. M AYΡ ANT-ΩNINOC AYΓ, Laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing left, sacrificing out of patera over altar, holding spear; shield at side to right. RecGen 423 var. (no altar); SNG Cop -.TextImage
Rec Gen 428Caracalla, AE 23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 7.3g. M AYΡH...ANTΩNINOC AYΓ, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing front, head left, holding patera, spear and shield. RecGen 428.TextImage
RecGen 432Caracalla, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 198-217. 12.67 g. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos, naked, standing facing, looking right, holding grape vine, right hand over his head, panther at foot left, satyr at his side overturned kantharos at lower right. RecGen 432; Bernhart 987; Mionnet Supp. V. 659.TextImage
Rec Gen 434 varCaracalla AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos in long robe, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left.TextImage
RecGen 434 varCaracalla, AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 198-217. 12.51 g. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, radiate head right, countermark: Δ / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos, naked, standing front, looking left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. RecGen 434 var (panther), CNG 107, 151.TextImage
Rec Gen 442Caracalla, Nicaea, Bithynia, 198-217 AD. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate head of Caracalla right / NIKAIEΩN, cista mystica with snake emerging. RecGen 442; SNG Von Aulock 7037.TextImage
Rec Gen 443Caracalla, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 1.54 g. ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NIKA-IEWN, cista mystica with snake emerging. RecGen 443; Weiser –.TextImage
Rec Gen 446Caracalla, AE31 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 15.84 g. AD 197-217. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles, naked, standing, looking left, holding Antaios by the waist and lifting him, about to throw him to the ground. Club in right field. RecGen 446.TextImage
Rec Gen 448 corrCaracalla, AE32 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 211-217. 16.36 g. ANTΩNINOC AYΓYCTOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles walking left, looking right, wielding club, leading Kerberos behind him. RecGen 448 corr. (description).TextImage
Rec Gen 449Caracalla, AE24 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 211-217. 6.40g. M AYΡ ANTΩNEINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIΩN, Herakles standing left, looking right, grasping the horn and jaws of the Cretan bull. RecGen 449; Berlin Aquis. in ZfN vol. 12, p. 310.TextImage
Rec Gen 451Caracalla, AE29 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 198-217. 14.36 g. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles standing right, and wielding club, holding the reins of the nearest of two horses of Diomedes running right beside him. RecGen 451 corr. (bust type); Voegtli 5f.TextImage
Rec Gen 454Caracalla AE24 of Bithynia, Nicaea. ANTΩNINOC AVΓOVCTOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Nike advancing left holding wreath and palm.TextImage
Rec Gen 455Caracalla, AE23, Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AVΓ, laureate, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae, countermark of Nike. RecGen 455, countermark Howgego 254.TextImage
Rec Gen 456Caracalla, AE23mm of Nicaea, Bithynia, 6,59gr. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate head left / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. RecGen 456.TextImage
Rec Gen 457Caracalla Ae 15mm 1.75g Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓ, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. RecGen 457.TextImage
Rec Gen 458Caracalla, AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate head left / NI-KAI-EΩN around hexastyle temple with Tyche standing within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. RecGen 458.TextImage
Rec Gen 461Caracalla AE25 of Nicaea in Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AVΓOVCTOC, laureate head left / NIKAIΩN, hexastyle temple with Tyche within. TextImage
Rec Gen 469Caracalla, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 12.35g. ANTΩNEINOC AVΓOVCTOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩ-N (EΩ ligate), Galley over waves left, 4 oarsmen sitting ahead, helmsman standing behind, standard at the front, banner at the stern; emperor sitting left, holding spear and holding patera, before him stand Tyche of Nikaia presentinhg the young Dionysos to the emperor, who raises his hands to him. RecGen 469; BMC 74.TextImage
Rec Gen 475Caracalla AE22 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC AVΓ, laureate head right / NI-KA-EΩN, hexastyle temple.TextImage
Rec Gen 475Caracalla AE23 of Bithynia, Nicaea. ANTΩNINOC AVΓOVCTOC, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, hexastyle temple.TextImage
Rec Gen 478Caracalla AE30 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AVΓOVCTOC, laureate head right / TY-XH AΓA-ΘH NIKAIEΩN, hexastyle temple with Tyche standing within.TextImage
Rec Gen 479Caracalla AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AVΓ, laureate head right / NIKAEΩN, tetrastyle temple with three steps and peaked roof, globules within.TextImage
Rec Gen 481Caracalla, AE25, Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC-AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, bearded head right / NIKA-IEΩN to left and right of legionary eagle between two standards. RecGen 481.TextImage
Rec Gen 481Caracalla, AE27, Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC-AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, bearded head right / NIKA-I-EΩN to left, above and right of legionary eagle between two standards. RecGen 481.TextImage
Rec Gen 481Caracalla, AE27, Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC-AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, bearded head right / NIKAI-EΩN to left and right of legionary eagle between two standards. RecGen 481.TextImage
Rec Gen 481BCaracalla, Nicaea, Bithynia. 25 mm,5.75 gr. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate head right / NIKA-I-EΩN to left, above and right of legionary eagle between two standards. RecGen 481B.TextImage
Rec Gen 489Caracalla AE16 of Nicaea in Bithynia. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓO, laureate head of youthful Caracalla right / NIKA-IEΩN, two-handled vase with 2 palm branches emerging.TextImage
RecGen 489 varCaracalla, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 1.8 g. ANTΩNEINOC AYΓOY, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, two-handled vase containing two palm branches. RecGen 489 var (obv legend).TextImage
Rec Gen 516Caracalla, AE28, Nicaea, Bithynia, Laureate and draped bust right / Elephant and rider right.TextImage
Rec Gen 516Caracalla. 198-217 AD. 14mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AYΡ ANTΩNINOC AYΓ, laureate bust of Caracalla right / NIKAIEΩN, Elephant walking right. TextImage
SNGCop 507vCaracalla AE23, Nicaea, Bithynia. 7.37g, 23.4mm. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, radiate head right / NIKA-I-EΩN to left, above and to right of legionary eagle between two standards. SNG Copenhagen 507 var (bust type and rev breaks).TextImage
SNGvA 7037Caracalla, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ANTΩNINOC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, bearded head right / NIKAIEΩN, cista mystica opening left, with serpent emerging. SNG von Aulock 7037; Rec Gen 442 (but bearded bust).TextImage
PLAUTILLA
Mionnet 273 Plautilla, Wife of Caracalla, AE23 of Bithynia, Nicaea. 202-205 AD. Draped bust right / Athena standing right, holding spear and owl, shield at feet. Poss. Mionnet 273 (description incomplete).TextImage
Mionnet 706Plautilla, AE22 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ΠΛAYTIΛΛA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche or Ceres standing left, holding corn-ears and a poppy in lowered left hand, right hand on hip (torch in right arm?), wheel at foot left. cf Mionnet Supp. V, 706.TextImage
Rec Gen 494Plautilla, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 10.98 g. ΦOYΛ ΠΛAYTIΛΛA CEBAC, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter, veiled, standing left, holding corn-ears and torch. RecGen 494.TextImage
Rec Gen 497Plautilla, AE30 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 12.50 gr. ΦOYΛ ΠΛAYTIΛΛA CEBACTH, draped bust right / NI-KA-IΩN, hexastyle temple with cult image of Aphrodite Paphia within, holding flower and uncertain object. RecGen 497; Scholz 87 corr. (in NZ 43="Miletos").TextImage
GETA
JHE 11, 50Geta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.42 gr. ΓETAC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos riding panther right. Apparently unpublished. JHE auction 11, lot 50.TextImage
Lindgren III 187Geta, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 2.19 gr. GETA KAICA(R), bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, burning altar. Lindgren III 187; RecGen -.TextImage
Mionnet 726
Lindgren III 187 var
Geta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.20 g. GETAC KAICAΡ, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, flaming, garlanded altar. Mionnet Supp. V, 726; Lindgren III 187 var (bust type).TextImage
Rec Gen 335 varGeta, AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 10.29 g. L CEPTIM GETAC KAIC, bare head right. Two countermarks, Nike standing right (Howgego 254) and male head right with crescent on head) / NIKAIEΩN, Hygieia standing right, feeding serpent in arms. RecGen 335 var (Sept. Severus, unlisted for Geta).TextImage
Rec Gen 365 varGeta, AE 15, 2.15g of Nicaea, Bithynia. P CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Hermes standing left, petasos on head, holding purse and caduceus. RecGen 365 var (Julia Domna, unlisted for Geta).TextImage
Rec Gen 342 varGeta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ΓETAC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles Farnese standing right, right hand behind back, resting on club set on rock. RecGen 342 var (this reverse for Sept. Severus).TextImage
Rec Gen 444 varGeta AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. KAICAΡ ΓETAC, draped bust right / NEIKAIEWN, Pan standing right with trophy over his shoulder. RecGen 444 var (Caracalla, unlisted for Geta).TextImage
Rec Gen 473 varGeta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.4 gr. L CEPTI GETAC, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, bull standing left. RecGen 473 var (Caracalla, bull standing right); unlisted for Geta.TextImage
Rec Gen 502Geta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 2.85 g. L CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing left, holding shield set on ground and spear. Rec Gen 502; Righetti 9875.TextImage
Rec Gen 503 varGeta, AE31 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 13.34 g. AVT K CEPTI GETAC AVGOVC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / NIKAEIΩN, RWNHN below, Roma seated left, holding Nike on globe; shield behind. RecGen 503 var (as Caesar).TextImage
Rec Gen 505Geta AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. L CEPT GETAC KAIC, bare-headed, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and torch. RecGen 505.TextImage
Rec Gen 505Geta AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 3.09 gr. L CEPT GETAC KAIC, bare-headed, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and torch. RecGen 505.TextImage
Rec Gen 506 varGeta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3.41 gr. L CEPTI GETAC K, bare head left / NIKAIEΩN, serpent-entwined torch. RecGen 506 var (bust type).TextImage
Rec Gen 507Geta, AE15of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2,41 g. L CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Eros, winged and in long cloak, standing left, resting on torch set on a circular base. RecGen 507.TextImage
Rec Gen 509Geta, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 198-211 AD. 2.90 gr. P CEPTI GETAC K, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, The infant Dionysos sitting right in cradle, holding thyrsus. RecGen 509.TextImage
Rec Gen 510Geta, Bithynia, Nicaea, AE14. P CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare bust right / NIKA-EIWN, serpent arising from cista. RecGen 510; Lindgren A 187 a; Mionnet 725.TextImage
Rec Gen 510 varGeta, AE15, Nicaea, Bithynia, 2.60g. GETAC KAICAR, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, cista mystica opening left with serpent emerging. Rec Gen 510 var (obv legend), Mionnet 725 var (ditto).TextImage
Rec Gen 510 varGeta, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.89 gr. P CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, cista mystica opening left with serpent emerging. RecGen 510 var (bust type). Righetti Sale, 366.TextImage
Rec Gen 511Geta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. P CEPT GETAC K, bare-head right / NIKAIEΩN, Telesphorus standing facing, wearing hooded cloak. RecGen 511.TextImage
Rec Gen 511Geta, AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.42g. L CEPT GETAC K, bare-headed, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Telesphoros standing facing, wearing hooded cloak. Rec Gen 511 cf (obv. legend).TextImage
Rec Gen 512Geta, as Caesar, AE26 of Bithynia, Nicaea. CEPT GETAC KAICA, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Hercules right grappling with the Lernean Hydra, club poised above.TextImage
Rec Gen 512 varGeta, AE 26, 9.59g of Nicaea, Bithynia. L CEPTIM GETAC K[AI], bare-headed (draped?) bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles standing right, resting right hand on club behind him, holding apples of the Hesperides (?) in left hand before him, lionskin hanging from left shoulder; tree with slain serpent to right. RecGen 512 var (rev type of the Labours of Herakles).TextImage
Rec Gen 514Geta as Caesar, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. L CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAEIWN, Nemesis standing left, holding whip, resting left hand on wheel at side. Four dots in exergue.TextImage
Rec Gen 514Geta as Caesar, AE15, (2.56g) Nicaea, Bithynia, 2,67 g. L CEPT GETAC KAI, Bare head right / NIKAEIΩN, Nemesis standing left, holding whip, wheel at side. RecGen 514.TextImage
Rec Gen 515Geta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.31 g. GETAC KAICAR, bare-headed, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Nike advancing right, holding wreath and palm. RecGen 515.TextImage
Rec Gen 515 varGeta, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3.06g. A CEPTI GETAC KAIC, laureate head of Geta left / NIKAIEΩNC, Nike walking left, holding wreath and palm. RecGen 515 var. (legends, bust type, Nike left). Not in Isegrim, Mionnet, Weiser etc.TextImage
Rec Gen 515
ancient imit.
Geta, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. (Ancient imitation) 198-212 AD. A CEPT-GETA KAIC, laureate bust left / NIKAIEΩN, Nike walking left, holding wreath and palm. Ancient imitation of RecGen 515.TextImage
Rec Gen 516Geta, AE 15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 198-209 AD. Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / NIKAIEΩN, elephant standing right. RecGen 516; BMC 88.TextImage
Rec Gen 517Geta, AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.12 gr. ΓETAC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIKAEIΩN, coiled serpent, head left. RecGen 517; Lindgren III A187A.TextImage
Rec Gen 517 varGeta AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.7 g. AD 198-209. Π CEΠT ΓETAC KAI, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIK-AIEΩN, coiled serpent. RecGen 517 var (obv legend); Lindgren III A187A var (ditto).TextImage
Rec Gen 519 Geta AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. Π CEP GETAC KAI, bare-headed, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, eagle standing right, head left, wings spread, wreath in beak. TextImage
Rec Gen 520 Geta AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. Π CEP GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, tetrastyle temple on a pedament. TextImage
Rec Gen 520Geta, AE13 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 1.55 g. P CEP GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Tetrastyle temple with dot in pediment, dot in centre. Rec Gen 520.TextImage
Rec Gen 521Geta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3.267 gr. P CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare-headed, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, tetrastyle temple on three steps, dot in pediment. RecGen 521.TextImage
Rec Gen 522 varGeta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. GETAC KAICAR, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, tetrastyle temple with peaked roof, figure within. RecGen 522 var. (RecGen does not list a figure within the temple.)TextImage
Rec Gen 525Geta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 209-212 AD. 2.1g. GETAC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIK-AIEWN, prize crown with palm branch. RecGen II 525 (page 465).TextImage
Rec Gen 525Geta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 209-212 AD. 1.99g. GETAC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, prize crown with palm branch. RecGen 525.TextImage
Rec Gen 525 varGeta, AE15 of Nicaea, Bithynia. Severeian Games issue. GETAC KAICAR, bare head left / CEOYHREIA NIKAIEWN, Prize crown containing one palm branch. RecGen 525-526 var (bust type, rev. legend).TextImage
Rec Gen 550 varGeta, AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. GETAC KAICAR, bare head left / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche seated left, rivergod Sagaris at foot. RecGen -; (550 var (Macrinus)); Imhoof 225 var (Commodus).TextImage
Righetti 8668Geta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 16mm, 3.00 g. L SEP GETAS KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Righetti 8668, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Righetti 8671Geta, AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 3.86 g. P CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and corncuopiae. Righetti 8671, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Righetti 9888Geta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 2.28 g. L CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Lion walking right. Righetti 9888, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Righetti Sale 362Geta, AE18 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.29 gr. L CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, lion walking right. RecGen -; Righetti Sale 362.TextImage
Righetti Sale 364Geta, AE16 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3,22 g. P CEPTI GETAC KAI, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Bull standing right. RecGen 473 var (Caracalla); Righetti Sale 364.TextImage
Righetti Sale 377Geta, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 1.94. ΓETAC KAICAΡ, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos, naked, holding kantharos, thyrsos over shoulder, sitting right on the back of a panther walking right. Righetti Coll, IV, 377.TextImage
SNG Stockholm 1953Geta, AE16mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.2gr, 209-212 AD. GETAC KAICAR, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, eagle standing facing, head left, wings spread. SNG Stockholm 1953; Rec Gen 519 var (obv. legend).TextImage
SNG Stockholm 1953Geta, AE14 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2.26 gr. L GETAC KAICAR, bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, eagle standing right, head left, wings open. SNG Stockholm 1953; RecGen 353 var (Sept. Severus).TextImage
SNG vA 2994 varNicaea. Geta AE15. A CEΠTI ΓETAC (...), bare head right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG vA 2994 var (rev. legend).TextImage
Weigel ANS MN 31Geta, AE27 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 9.58 g. AD 198-209. L CEPTIM GETAC KAI, bare head right, countermark behind head, Nike standing right above / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles cleaning the Augean stables: standing standing right, wielding a mattock (like a pickaxe); the diverted stream's water flowing down to right, jar or basket behind him; S between legs. RecGen -; Weiser -; Isegrim -. RecGen 512 var (= Herakles fighting the Hydra). Richard Weigel Coll., ANS MN 31 (1986).TextImage
MACRINUS
Rec Gen 537Macrinus, AE29 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 12.9 gr. [AVT K M] OPEL CEOVHR MAKREINOC AVG (HR ligate), laureate (draped?) and cuirassed bust right / NIKA-IEWN, Serapis walking right, holding sceptre over left shoulder, right hand raised. RecGen 537.TextImage
Rec Gen 556Macrinus, AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 217-218 AD. 6.32 gr. AYT K M OPEL CEOYHR MAKREINOC AYG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / (TUCH AGAQH around), NI-KA-IEWN to left, right and beneath hexastyle temple. RecGen 556.TextImage
ELAGABALUS
BMC 92Elagabalus, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NI-KA-IE-WN beneath the masts of legionary eagle facing, head right, wings spread, between two standards surmounted by capricorns. Possiblby this is the type described under BMC 92, but without mentioning the capricorns.TextImage
Rec Gen 420cfElagabalus, AE21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 218-222 AD. M AVR ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Serpent-entwined torch of Demeter containing two grain ears and a poppy. Unpublished for Elagabalus. RecGen 420 (same rev. die, same obv. legend, under Caracalla in error ?).TextImage
Rec Gen 458Elagabalus AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 218-222 AD. 4.42 gr, 22.55mm. M AVΡ ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter seated left, holding corn-ears and long torch. RecGen 458; SNG Cop-; Mionnet-;.TextImage
Rec Gen 558varElagabalus, AE22 of Nikaea, Bithynia. M AYR ANTWNINOS AYG, laureate head right / NIKA-IEWN, Demeter standing half left, head left, holding corn-ears and torch, lighted altar at foot left. BMC-; Wieser-; Imhoof Bithynien-; Mionnet-; RecGen-. Apparently unpublished. cf RecGen 558 (no altar).TextImage
Rec Gen 562Elagabalus AE25 Diassarion of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 218-222. M AYRH ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NIKAIWN, Herakles left, looking right, grasping the horn and jaws of the Cretan bull. RecGen 562; Voegtli 4m.TextImage
Rec Gen 565Elagabalus, Nicaea, AE15. ANTONEINOC AVG, laureate draped bust right / NIKA-IEWN, eagle facing, head left, wreath in beak. RecGen 565. TextImage
Rec Gen 566Elagabalus AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTΩNIN(OC AVΓ), laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, hexstyle temple with peaked roof.TextImage
Rec Gen 571Elagabalus AE22 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTWNINO AUG, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, three military standards. TextImage
Rec Gen 571 varElagabalus AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC AVΓ, laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, three military standards.TextImage
Rec Gen 571 var (2)Elagabalus, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVΡ ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NIK-AIE to left and right, N-W below, three standards, the two outer ones with oval or circular tops with 4 rays. Rec.Gen. 571 var.TextImage
Rec Gen 587cfElagabalus AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT K M ANTWN..., laureate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Hermes standing left, chlamis draped over right arm, holding purse and caduceus.TextImage
SNG Cop 512Elagabalus, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 218-222 AD. 6,10 gr. M AVRH ANTWNINOC AVG, laureate head right / NI-KA-IE-WN between legionary eagle between two standards surmounted by capricorns. SNG Cop 512.TextImage
JULIA MAESA
Rec Gen 576Julia Maesa, AE22, Nicaea, Bithynia. IOYΛIA MAICA AVG, draped bust right / NI-KAI-EWN to left, right and beneath hexastyle temple. RecGen 576.TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Agora 3, 71Severus Alexander. AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 4.79 g. M AYR CEY ALEZANDROC AYG, laureate head right / NIK-AI-EWN, to left, right and beneath two standards surmounted by capricorns with another standard between them. Unpublished reverse type (legend positions). Agora 3-71.TextImage
BMC 102vSeverus Alexander, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. 4.44g; 21mm. M AVR SEVH ALEXANDROC AVG, laureate head right / NI-K-AI-E-&Omega:N between and beneath three standards. BMC 102 var (obv legend with AVG); RecGen I-III, 617 var (bust type).TextImage
BMC 103Bithynia, Nicaea. Severus Alexander AE19. M AVΡ CEVH AΛEΞANΔΡOC AV, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / N/IK/AI/E between three standards, ΩN below.TextImage
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BMC 103vSeverus Alexander AE21 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC AV, laureate, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / NI-KA-IE-ΩN between three legionary standards.TextImage
BMC 103v(2)Severus Alexander AE, 4.85 gr, 20.28 mm. Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. M AVR CEVH ALEXANDROC A, laureate, draped bust right, seen from the back / N-IK-AI-E-&Omega:N, between and beneath three standards. BMC 103 var (obv legend ending; bust type); cf Sear Greek Imp. 3287.TextImage
BMC 103 var (3)Severus Alexander, AE 20.27mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVR CEV ALEXANDROC AC, laureate, draped bust right, seen from the back / NI-K-A-IE, ΩN between and beneath three standards. BMC 103 var (rev breaks).TextImage
BMC 104Severus Alexander. Nicaea, Bithynia. AE19. 222-235 AD. M AYΡ AΛEΞANΔΡOC AV, laureate, draped bust right / N-IK-AI-E-&Omega:N, legionary eagle between two standards. TextImage
CNG 272, 233Severus Alexander, AE24 of Nicaea, Bithynia, AD 222-235. 10.16 g. M AYΡ CEY AΛEXANΔΡOC AYΓ, radiate head right / EY IEΡH EYΓENIC NEIKIAI, Dionysos in long robe and polos, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos. Apparently unpublished. CNG 272, 233.TextImage
Forum 620Severus Alexander, AE21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVR CEVH ALEXANDROC AV, laureate head right / NI-K-AI-E, ΩN between and beneath three standards. BMC 102 var (obv. legend); ; RecGen 617 var (bust type); Forum Ancient Coin 620; Ritter 31145.TextImage
Kemppinen S204Severus Alexander, AE21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVR CEV ALEXANDROC AVG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / NI-KA-IE-ΩN between the masts of three standards with one badge and two bars each. Kemppinen 204; BMC 103 var (obv legend + bust type + rev breaks).TextImage
Kemppinen 767Severus Alexander, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVR CEV ALEXANDROC AV, laureate, draped bust right, seen from the back / NI-K-AI-E, WN, three standards with one badge on each mast. BMC 102 var (bust type); Kemppinen 767.TextImage
Rec Gen 559 varSeverus Alexander, AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. AV K M AVR CEVI ALEXANDROC AVG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena Nikephoros seated left, holding Nike and spear. Roland Mueller Collection 1326; RecGen 559 var (Elagabalus). Unpublished reverse for Sev. Alexander.TextImage
Rec Gen 580a varSeverus Alexander, Nicaea Bithynia, AE22. M AVR ALEXANDROC KAI, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / NI-KA-IE-ΩN between the masts of three standards. RecGen 580a var (obv legend).TextImage
Rec Gen 580vSeverus Alexander AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 4.47 g. M AVR ALEXANDROC K, bare-headed, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Zeus seated left, holding patera and sceptre. RecGen 580-582 var (obv legend); Duesseldorf 00422 var (ditto).TextImage
Rec Gen 584Severus Alexander, AE22. Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVRH ALEXANDROC AVG, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right seen from the back / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing left, holding patera and spear, shield at foot. RecGen 584.TextImage
cf RecGen 595Severus Alexander AE25 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV AΛEΞANΔΡOC AV, laureate bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Hercules, nude, standing right with lionskin and bow, unclear animal before.TextImage

RecGen 616
Severus Alexander AE19 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC AV, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / N-IK-AI-E|WN between legionary eagle, head right with wreath in its beak, between two standards.TextImage
Rec Gen 617Severus Alexander AE20 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC AVΓ, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIE-WN between 3 standards.TextImage
Rec Gen 617varSeverus Alexander AE20 of Nicaea, Bithyna. 4.1 g. M AVΡ CEV AΛEΞANΔΡOC AVG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-IK-AI-E/ΩI (sic), between three standards. Engraver's error (WI instead of WN). RecGen 617 var (bust type with this obv legend; WI below.).TextImage
Rec Gen 620Severus Alexander AE23 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC AV, laureate bust right / NIKAIEΩN, agonistic crown with two palm branches. TextImage
SNG Cop 543 varBithynia, Nicaea. AE22. Severus Alexander 222-225 AD. M AYR CEVH ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped bust right, seen from the back / NIKAIEΩN, Serapis, modius on head facing standing facing, holding sceptre in left hand, right arm extended, tripod to left towering above the walls of Nicaea with branches to left and right. Apparently unrecorded type. SNG 543 var (emperor, Serapis).TextImage
Rohde 14522 varSeverus Alexander, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. M AVΡ C AL(EΞANΔΡOC AV(G?)), radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NI-K-AI-E, WN below, three standards. Rohde 14522 var (obv. legend).TextImage
SGI 3287Severus Alexander AE19 of Bithynia, Nicaea. M AVΡ CEV AΛEZANΔPOC AVΓ, laureate head right / NI/K/A/IE between three standards, ΩN below. BMC 102.TextImage
SGI 3287cfSeverus Alexander AE26 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC AV, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / NI-K-AI-E-ΩN between three standards.TextImage
SGI 3287v1Severus Alexander, as Caesar, AE22 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC KAI, bare-headed, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN around three legionary standards.TextImage
Scholz 57 varSeverus Alexander, AE21 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 3.3g. M AVR ALEXANDROC K, bare headed, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, serpent-entwined torch. Apparently unpublished. Scholz 57 var in NZ 1910, (this reverse for Julia Mamaea); RecGen 334 var (this reverse for Sept. Severus).TextImage
SGI 3287v2Severus Alexander, as Caesar, AE23 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC KAI, laureate head right / NI-KAI-EΩN around three standards.TextImage
SGI 3827v3Severus Alexander. Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVR SEV ALEXANDROC KAI, bare-headed, cuirassed bust right / NIK-AI-EΩN, to left, right and beneath three standards, the outer two surmounted by capricorns. Unlisted type. SGI 3287 var (capricorns, rev breaks).TextImage
SGI 3287v4Severus Alexander, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 4.60 gr. M AYΡ AΛEΞANΔΡOC KAI, bare-headed, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / NIKAIEΩN to left and right of three standards. This reverse is unlisted for Nicaea. His legends are only listed as being between and beneath the standards. SGI 3287 var.TextImage
SNG Cop 519Severus Alexander AE20 of Nicaea in Bithynia. M AVΡ CEV ALEXANDROC AV, radiate bust right / N-IK-AI-E|WN between legionary eagle, head left with wreath in its beak, between two standards.TextImage
SNGCop 519varSeverus Alexander, Nicaea, 222-235 AD. AE 21mm; 6.3g. M AUR SEUH ALEXANDROS AUG, radiate, draped bust right, seen from the back / N-IK-AI-E between, WN beneath legionary eagle between two standards. SNG Copenhagen 519 var (obv legend with H).TextImage
SNGCop 520Severus Alexander 'Aquila and Standards' AE22
Bronze, 4.44 grams; 21.35 mm. Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. Obverse: M AVΡ CEVH ALEΞANΔΡOC AV, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from back. Reverse: NI-K-AI-E-&Omega:N, between and below three standards.
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SNG Righetti 642Severus Alexander, AE17 of Nicaea, Bithynia. (M AVR CEV ALEXANDROC AV), laureate, draped bust right, countermark of chimera (?) on neck / NI-KAIE-WN in three lines within wreath. SNG Righetti 642; RecGen -.TextImage
SNG vA 606Severus Alexander, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. M AVR CEVH ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos on the left, standing, looking right at the nymph Nikaia. SNG von Aulock 606.TextImage
SNG vA 624Severus Alexander AE 21mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. IMP CEVH ALEXANDPOC A, radiate and draped bust right, seen from behind / NI-KA-IE-ΩN between three legionary standards.TextImage
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VanGessel 297Severus Alexander, Nicaea, Bithynia. 3,42 gr, 17,8-18,8 mm. 222-235 AD. M AΛEΞANΔΡOC AVG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NI-K-AI-E-ΩN between and beneath three standards. Van Gessel 297, SNG von Aulock 625 var. Not in the usual reference sources with this obv. legend and these reverse breaks.TextImage
JULIA MAMAEA
Beast Z7091Julia MAMAIA, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 9.32g. IOYLIA MAMAIA CEB, draped bust right / EVCEBWN EVGENWN NIKAIEWN, Pan walking left, holding bunch of grapes and a lagobolon (hunter's stick). Unpublished. Beastcoins Z7091.TextImage
Rec Gen 629Julia Mamaea, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. IOULIA MAMAIA AUG, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, prize crown with one palm branch. RecGen 629; Hunter 31; McClean 7497.TextImage
Scholz 57Julia Mamaea, AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia, AD 222-235. IOVLIA MAMAIA AVG, draped bust right / NIKA-IEWN, serpent-entwined torch. Scholz 57 in NZ 1910 (otherwise unpublished).TextImage
SM 402Julia Mamaea, 23mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. 9 gr. (IOVLIA MA)MAIA CEB, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Peleus, holding the infant Achilles on his arm and presenting him to the centaur Cheiron, tutor of Heroes. Unpublished. Steve Minnoch Coll. 402.TextImage
SNGCop 514Julia Mamaea. 4.14g; 20mm. Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. IOVLIA MAMAIA AVG, draped bust right / N-IK-AI-E-ΩN, between and beneath three standards, two badges on the middle standard. BMC 105v; SNG Cop 514, SGI 3421.Text
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SNG Cop 521Julia Mamaea AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOULIA MAMAIA AUG, draped bust right / NI-KA-EIW-N, three standards. TextImage
SNG Cop 521vJulia Mamaea AE24 of Nicaea, Bithynia. IOVLIA MAMAIA AVG, Draped bust right / NI-KAI to left and right, EΩN in ex, three standards, the outer two surmounted by capricorns. SNG Copenhagen 521v (legends at sides, not between standards). TextImage
SNG Cop 521vJulia Mamaea. AE21, 21.69mm, 5.6g. Nicaea, Bithynia. 222-235 AD. IOULIA MAMAIA AUG, draped bust right / NI-KA-IE-ΩN between three standards. SNG Cop 521 var (rev legend breaks).TextImage
MAXIMINUS I
Cologne 46Maximinus I, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 6.76 gr. 235-238 AD. G IOY OYH MAXMEINOC AYG, laureate, draped bust right, countermarked with head of Philip right within circular punch / NI-KA-IEWN to left and right and beneath tetrastyle temple with Tyche standing left within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Cologne I, 46.TextImage
SNG vA 617 varMaximinus I AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 6.98 g. G IOVL AVR MAXIMEINOC AVG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Artemis running right, drawing bow and reaching for arrow from quiver; hound at her feet. SNG von Aulock 617 var (this reverse previously used for Severus Alexander).TextImage
SNG vA 634Maximinus I AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 235-238 AD. 9.0g. G IOY OYH MAXIMEINOC AYG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Pan walking left, holding bunch of grapes and shepherd's crook; countermark of Nike walking in left field. SNG vA 634.TextImage
SNG vA 7046Maximinus I AE23 Diassarion of Nicaea, Bithynia. G IOVL OVHR MAXIMEINOC AVG, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing left, holding patera and spear, shield at her feet. SNG von Aulock 7046.TextImage
MAXIMUS
Howgego 65Maximus AE22 of Nicaea in Bithynia. Γ IOV OVH MAXIMOC K, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-IK-AI-E / ΩN, three standards.TextImage
Rec Gen 673Maximus AE24 of Nikaia, Bithynia. 8.28g. G IOY OYH MAX(IMOC K), draped and cuirassed bust right, countermark of male head left / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. RecGen 673.TextImage
GORDIAN III
BMC 119Gordian III. 238-244 AD. AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-I-K-A-I-EWN between and beneath two legionary eagles between two standards surmounted by capricorns. BMC 119; SNG Copenhagen 527. (Note: no obverse break, E instead of Epsilon in EWN).TextImage
BMC 124Gordian III, AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M ANT GORDIANOC AV, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-IK-AI-E /WN, three standards. BMC 124.TextImage
BMC 125Gordian III. AE19. 3.45 gr. Nicaea, Bithynia. 238-244 AD. M ANT GORDIANOS AV, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-I-K-AI-EWN between and beneath three standards. BMC 125.TextImage
Kemppinen G028Gordian III, AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 3.84 gr. M ANT GORDIANOC AV, radiate, draped bust right / N-I-K-A-I, EWN between the masts and beneath two legionary eagles between two standards with 2-3-3-2 badges. Kemppinen G028; BMC 118-119 var (obv legend, bust type).TextImage
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BMC 119 var
Gordian III, AE19.5 of Nicaea, Bithynia. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-IK-AI-E around, WN beneath two standards between two legionary eagles. Kemppinen G120; BMC 119 var (rev legend breaks).TextImage
Mionnet 852Gordian III AE 23mm of Bithynia, Nicaea. Radiate draped bust right / Athena standing facing, head left, holding patera and retrospear; shield at side.TextImage
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Rec Gen 700Gordian III, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 20.09 g. M A NT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield, countermark on neck / NIKAIEΩN, Herakles, with Eros on his knee and holding club, riding right on the back of a lion. RecGen 700.TextImage
Rec Gen 710Gordian III, AE31 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 238-244 AD. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, cuirassed bust left, holding spear in left hand and shield decorated with Gorgoneion on right arm / NIKAIEWN BOULH DEMOC OMONIA around, in field and beneath Demos, bare-shouldered, standing right, holding sceptre in left hand, offering right hand to Boule, standing left, turreted, holding sceptre. Imhoof, Gr. M. 132; RecGen 710; c/m: Howgego 65.TextImage
Rec Gen 712Gordian III, AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 238-244. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-I-K-A-I, EWN between and beneath two legionary eagles between two standards, one of which is surmounted by a capricorn, all masts have three badges. RecGen 712.TextImage
Rec Gen 715Gordian III, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 238-244 AD. M ANT GORDIANOC AV, radiate, draped bust right / N-I-K-A-I / EWN (in ex.), two standards surmounted by capricorns between two standards. Rec Gen 1-III, 715.TextImage
SNG Cop 526vGordian III, AE19, Nicaea, Bithynia. 238-244 AD. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped bust right / N-I-K-AI-EWN between and beneath three standards. SNG Copenhagen 526 var (obv legend and rev -AI-break).TextImage
SNG UK 700-1165Gordian III, AE 22mm, Nicaea, Bithynia. 238-244 AD. M ANT GORDIANOC A, radiate, draped bust right / N-IK-AI-E, ΩN between and beneath legionary eagle between two standards. SNG UK 700_1165.TextImage
Zwicker 1071Gordian, AE 32mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAI-EWN above and beneath Hephaistos (Vulkan) seated right, forging helmet on column; to right, Athena standing left, right hand on helmet, left hand on shield. Zwicker Collection, Z1071 otherwise unpublished.TextImage
SNG vA 653 varGordian III, AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 238-244. M ANT GORDIANOC AV, radiate, draped bust right / NI-K-AI-E, ΩN between and beneath legionary eagle between two standards. SNG von Aulock 653 var (rev break).TextImage
Zwicker 1073Gordian III, AE19 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 2,70 gr. 238-244. M ANT GORDIANOC AVG, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / N-I-K-A-I, EWN between and beneath two standards surmounted by capricorns between two standards. Zwicker Z1073; cf Rec Gen 711 (rad. draped only).TextImage
TRANQUILLINA
Rec Gen 718Tranquillina, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. CABEI TRANKVLLEINA, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Serapis standing left, holding staff and raising right hand. Rec. Gen. 718; BMC 126.TextImage
Rec Gen 719 varTranquillina, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. CAB TRANKYLLEINA C, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena standing left, holding transverse spear forwards, shield on left arm. ReGen 719 var (attributes); BMC 127 var (ditto).TextImage
Rec Gen 721vTranquillina, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 6.30 g. CABEI TRANKYLLINA C, draped, diademed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Asklepios standing facing, head left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. var of SNG von Aulock 661; McClean 7504; RecGen 721. BMC 128 (obv. legend).TextImage
SNG Dusseld. 1828Tranquillina, AE22 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 6.1g. [CAB TRAN]KVLLINAC, diademed and draped bust right / NIKAIE-WN around and beneath hexastyle temple with dot in pediment with Tyche standing facing within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SLG Dusseldorf 1828 and 5945; Isegrim 43172; RecGen 722var (deity); BMC 129var (ditto).TextImage
PHILIP I
Weiser 126Philip I, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 12.2 gr. Reduced tetrassarion. 244-247 AD. M IOVLIOC FILIPPOC AVG, laureate, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and long torch. Weiser 126 (same dies); RecGen 727 var (bust type).TextImage
TREBONIANUS GALLUS
SNGvA 7061Trebonianus Gallus, Bithynia, Nicaea, AE23. 251-253 AD. AUT K G BEIB GALLOC A, radiate draped bust right / NIKAI-EWN, Serapis standing left, polos on head, holding sceptre and raising hand. SNG Von Aulock 7061.TextImage
VOLUSIAN
Paris AAGR569Volusian, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 251-253. 10.47 gr. AY K BEIB GALLOC OYOLOCCIANOC, radiate head right / NIKAIEΩN, distyle shrine with arched portico and rounded roof, bust on a low column within. Paris AA.GR.569 (under Nysa, Lydia in error), otherwise unpublished.TextImage
VALERIAN I
Rec Gen 794Valerian I, AE24 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 253-260. POY LIK OYALERIANOC AYG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Athena seated left on stool, holding Nike and spear, shield at her side. RecGen 794; Lindgren III 196; Weiser 186.TextImage
Rec Gen 804, leftValerian, AE25 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 256-260. ΠOY ΛIK OYAΛEΡIANOC CEB, radiate, draped bust of Valerian left, right hand raised / NIKAIEΩN, Gallienus on the left, standing right beside the emperor, standing front, looking left, both holding sceptres, beside a figure (Salonina, Homonoia or a priest) standing left, holding a patera over a small altar. RecGen 804-805; Waddington 447; SNG von Aulock 713; McClean 7507.TextImage
Rec Gen 804Valerian I, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. ΠOY ΛIK OYAΛEΡIANOC CEB, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Gallienus standing half right clasping hands with Valerian, standing left, both holding sceptres, to right Homonoia standing left, holding patera. McClean 7507; RecGen 804-805; Waddington 447; SNG von Aulock 71.TextImage
SNG Cop 535Valerian I, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. POY LIK OVALERIANOC AVG, radiate, draped bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Rec.Gen -. SNG Cop. 535.TextImage
SNG Cop 536 corrValerian, AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 256-257. 8.89 g. POY LIK OYALERIANOC CE-B, radiate, cuirassed bust left, holding eagle-tipped sceptre over shoulder and raising right hand / NIKAIEΩN, on the left, Gallienus and Valerian I facing each other in military dress, clasping hands and each holding a spear; Valerian II, togate, standing left on the right, holding patera. (Note, many catalogs describe Valerian II as Homonoia). SNG Cop. 536 corr. ("Homonoia" for Val. II); RecGen 806 var (bust type).TextImage
SNG Cop 537Valerian I, Gallienus and Valerian II, AE24, Nicaea, Bithynia. AVT-OVALERI-ANOC GALLIH-NOC OVALERIA-NOC KAI in 5 lines above, CEBB below, Laureate heads of Valerian I and Gallienus face to face, between them a bare headed bust of Valerian II / MEGICTWN APICTWN above, NIKAIEWN below, Three prize urns, each with a palm branch. SNG Cop 537.TextImage
SNG vA 721Valerian I, Gallienus and Valerian II, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. 253-255 AD. AVT-OVALERI-ANOC.GALLIH-NOC.OVALERIA-NOC.KAIC in 5 lines above, CEBB below, Radiate and draped bust of Valerian I right and radiate and draped bust of Gallienus left, vis-à-vis; Radiate and draped bust of Valerian II right between them / MEGICTWN APICTWN above, NIKAIEWN below, Three agonistic crowns with palms; center one contains two palms. SNG von Aulock 721; BMC 150.TextImage
Weiser 196Valerian I, AE26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 253-260. 8.20 g. Γ ΠOY ΛIK OYAΛEΡIANOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΔIO ΠYΘ CEB NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos, naked, wearing boots, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos. Weiser 196; Righetti Coll. 11112.TextImage
GALLIENUS
BMC 154Gallienus AE 23mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. ΠOV LI EG GALL IHNO CEB, Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysus in quadriga of elephants left, holding cantharus and thyrsus. SNGvA 724.TextImage
Lindgren 199vGallienus AE26., 9.24g; 26mm 260-268 AD. Nicaea, Bithynia. POVB AIK EGNA GALLIHNOC AVG, radiate head right / NIKAIEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Lindgren III, 199 var (obv legend); RecGen 841 var (obv. legend).TextImage
Mionnet Supp V, 936Gallienus AE24 of Nicaea, Bithynia. AD 253-268. 7.39 g. ΠOY ΛI EΓ ΓAΛΛIHNOC CEB, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysos seated left in quadriga of elephants, holding thyrsos and kantharos. Mionnet Supp. V, 936.TextImage
Rec Gen 836Gallienus, AE23 of Nicaea, Bithynia. POY LI EG GALLIHN CEB, Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / NIKAIEΩN, Dionysus, holding cantharus and thyrsus, in quadriga of elephants left. SNG von Aulock 724; BMC 154; Rec Gen 836.TextImage
Rec Gen 848Gallienus AE of Nicaea, Bithynia. 7.18 g. POU LI EG GAL[LIHNOC C]EB, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NIKAIE[WN], Bird's eye view of the city walls, city gates in foreground and background, tower on each of the eight corners. SNG Stockholm 1958; Price/Trell 190; RecGen 848.TextImage
Rec Gen 853Gallienus, AE 26 of Nicaea, Bithynia. POUB LIK EGN GALLHNOC AVΓ, radiate, draped bust right / AGWNEC IEROI, NIKAIE-WN (in ex.), three agonistic urns with palms on a base inscribed PUQIA. RecGen 853. TextImage
SALONINA
Rec Gen 861Salonina, Bithynia, Nicaea, AE25. KORN CALONEINA CEB , draped bust right / NIKAI-EWN, Valerian and Gallienus, radiate, in military garb, standing face-to-face, holding spears and clasping hands; Salonina standing, facing right, behind. RecGen 861, BMC 156, SNG Cop 542, SNG von aulock 731.TextImage
VALERIAN II
SNG vA 7097Valerian II, AE20 of Nicaea, Bithynia, 256-258 AD. 20.56mm - 4 gr. P L KOR OUALERIANOC K, Bare-headed, draped bust right / IPPARCOC NIKAIEΩN, Hipparchus the astronomer seated left on cippus, globe on pedestal to left; countermark of a head left. SNG Von Aulock 7097.TextImage
MACRIANUS
SNG von Aulock 733Macrianus AE 23mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Macrianus right / City-view of Nicaea surrounded by a octagonal wall with two gates.TextImage
BMC 157Macrianus AE 26 mm of Nicaea, Bithynia. Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / City walls of Nicaea. TextImage
QUIETUS
BMC 160Quietus AE 22mm of Bithynia, Nicaea. Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / City walls of Nicaea.TextImage
See also: Helvetica's Excel list of "Three (and four) Standards" reverse types of Nicaea

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