RPC IX, 1440


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1440
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Mallus
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription S VALEN OCTIL MEC QVINTVM CAETVM (sic)
Nominative Gaius Valens Hostilianus Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, l., seen from rear
Reverse design agonistic crown containing two palms on tabula inscribed S C
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 10.75 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference SNG France 1932
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–2, 5: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 729 SNG 1932
2     B: 36/1976
3     B: Löbb
4     ✸ Yale: 2004.6.3369
5     SNG Levante 1296 = CNG EA 134, 1 Mar. 2006, lot 227
6     CGT coll.