RPC IX, 1680

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1680
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Issue Group 3
Obverse inscription Γ ΟΥΑΛ ΟϹΤΙΛΙΑΝ ΜƐ ΚΥΙΝΤΟϹ ΚƐϹΑΡ
Nominative Gaius Valens Hostilianus Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed and draped bust of Hostilian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞΟΥϹΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design eagle standing on palm, l., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 10.61 g
Axis 12
Reference Prieur 644 (1), McAlee 1160f
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note Confirmation required: none of the specimen recorded is absolutely clear that there is no pellet below the bust

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Yale: 1938.6000.1925
2     ✸ McAlee 1160f Supplement = Holyland Numismatics, Feb. 2008