RPC IX, 142

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 142
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΚΑΙϹ ΚΥΙΝ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚ]Η ΚΟΛΩ ΜΗΤΡΟΠ Δ ΝƐΩΚΟ[ΡΟϹ]
Reverse design four agonistic crowns, each containing two palms
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.62 g
Axis 8
Reference Touratsoglou 2
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 143/1–5, 144/1–2, 145/1–2, 146/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: G.4186 BMC 140 = Touratsoglou 1, pl. 44