RPC IX, 1598

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1598
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Rhesaena
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus) ; Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ Μ Κ ΤΡ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ϹƐΒ ΚΥ ƐΡ ƐΤΡ Μ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front, facing bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹƐΠ ΚΟΛ ΡΗϹΑΙΝΗϹΙⲰΝ L III P
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding patera over lighted altar and cornucopia; above, eagle on palm with wreath in beak; at l., palm; at r., an other palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.88 g
Axis 11
Reference Castelin 192
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1860,0327.68 BMC 39, pl. XVIII.16, obv. = Castelin 192
2     Beirut-AUB: 3367