RPC IX, 145

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 145
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 ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΗ ΚΟΛ ΜΗΤΡ Δ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΟϹ
Reverse design four temples with four columns seen in perspective; above, Δ
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.95 g
Axis 1
Reference Touratsoglou 5
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 142/1, 143/1–5, 144/1–2, 146/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1972,0807.5 Touratsoglou 5, pl. 44, rev.
2     ✸ Private coll.