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ID:     23248
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     BITHYNIA
City:     Nicaea
Issuer:     Maximus
Date Ruled:     A.D. 235/6-238
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 23
Date Struck:     A.D. 235 - 238
Diameter:     23.3 mm
Weight:     6.954 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     Γ ΙΟΥ ΟΨΗ ΜΑΞΙΜΟC K
Obverse Description:     Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right
CM 1 Description:      Laureate bust right, in circular punch, 6.5 mm
CM 1 Reference:      Howgego 65
CM 2 Description:      Δ in circular punch, 6 mm
CM 2 Reference:      Howgego 788
Reverse Legend:     ΝΙΚΑΙΣΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Athena seated left, figure of Nike in outstretched right hand, shield behind
Mint:     Nikaea
Primary Reference:     Weiser 61
Reference2:     Rec Gen -
Reference3:     BMC -
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS