RPC IX, 1590


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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1590
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Rhesaena
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Issue Group 2
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ϹƐΠ ΚΟΛ ΡΗϹΑΙΝΗϹΙⲰΝ L III P
Reverse design priest ploughing with two oxen, r., holding staff; above, eagle on palm with wreath in beak; in exergue, river god (Chaboras) swimming
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 13.46 g
Axis 5, 11, 12
Reference Castelin 172–4
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1231, Chandon
2     P: 2190 Castelin 173
3     B: Löbb Castelin 174
4     O
5     Bern: Righetti 2641
6     Castelin 172
7     Lindgren III, 1570