RPC IX, 1572


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1572
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Rhesaena
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Issue Group 1
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ϹƐΠ ΡΗϹΑΙΝΗϹΙⲰΝ L III P
Reverse design temple (without roof) seen in perspective enclosing eagle with closed wings; in exergue, river god (Chaboras) swimming between two palms
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.63 g
Axis 5, 11
Reference Castelin 168
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     G Castelin 168, pl. XII = SNG 2474
2     ✸ CNA MBS 21, 26 June 1992, lot 492
3     CGT coll.