RPC IX, 149

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 149
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙ ΚΥΙΝ ƐΡƐΝ ΜƐϹΙ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΙΛΛΟΝ ΔƐΚΙΟΝ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΗ ΚΟΛ ΜΗΤ Δ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΟϹ
Reverse design male figure, wearing short chiton, standing l., holding a agonistic crown, each containing a palm, in each hand; below, two others agonistic crown, each containing a palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 9.52 g
Axis 12
Reference Touratsoglou 8
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 148/1, 150/1–6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1958,0304.112
2     P: 1499