RPC IX, 1221


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1221
Province Galatia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Sinope
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue Year CCCXIX = 319
Dating AD 249
Obverse inscription IMP TRAIAN DECIVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription C R I F S AN CCCXIX
Reverse design bust of Sarapis, right, wearing kalathos
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Reference Rec 162a
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 1222/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Amsterdam: GR-05046
2 2     ✸ Kölner Münzkabinett 68, 1998, lot 257 = Schulten, 26 Mar. 1981, lot 163