RPC IX, 1538

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1538
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Flaviopolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Issue Year ΖΟΡ = 177
Dating AD 250/1
Obverse inscription ΓΑ ΟΥ ΟϹ ΜƐϹ ΚΥΙΝΤΟϹ ΚΑ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΛΑΟΥΙΟΠΟΛƐΙΤⲰΝ, ΖΟΡ
Reverse design Hermes standing l., holding purse and caduceus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.13 g
Reference Levante 1558
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Hirsch 247, 21 Sept. 2006, lot 2543 = Hirsch 244, 15 Feb. 2006, lot 1936 = Hirsch 240, 2 May 2005, lot 692 = SNG Levante 1558
2     Tahberer 730