RPC IX, 1388


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1388
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΕ Γ ΜΕϹ ΚΥ ΔΕΚΙ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Decius Traianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ, Α Μ Κ
Reverse design wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Reference SNG France 1773
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 1389/1–6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1490 Wa 4682 = SNG 1773
2 2     Adana Cox 212, pl. X, rev.
3 3     ✸ SNG Levante Supp. 291 = CNG EA 121, 24 Aug. 2005, lot 150