RPC IX, 150

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 150
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 ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝƐΙΚΗ ΚΟΛ ΜΗΤΡ Δ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΟϹ
Reverse design four temples with four columns seen in perspective
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.35 g
Axis 12
Reference Touratsoglou 10
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–6: same pair of dies. 1–6: same obv. die as 148/1, 149/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Löbb Touratsoglou 10, pl. 44, rev.
2     ✸ Harvard: 1984.205.191
3     Lanz 121, 22 Nov. 2004, lot 568 = Jacquier 33, 2005, lot 222 = Jacquier 34, 2006, lot 418 = Jacquier 35, 2007, lot 464 = Jacquier 36, 2009, lot 243
4     Lindgren II, 1250
5     Schulten, 20 Oct. 1988, lot 177
6     R. Hoppensteadt coll. = Numismatik Naumann 46, 11 Sept. 2016, lot 324