RPC IX, 1681

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1681
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue Group 3 and 4: bronze city coinage
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΜƐ ΚΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧƐΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΟΛΩΝ, Δ Ɛ, S C
Reverse design portable shrine with four columns enclosing statue of Tyche seated, facing, with river god (Orontes) facing, at her feet; above, ram running r.; usually, carry-bars at the base of the shrine
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 1, 4, 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference CRS 502a, McAlee 1150
Specimens 23 (13 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 600, pl. XXV.12
2     L: 1844,0425.276 BMC 601
3     P: 853
4     ✸ P: Y23879/41, Seyrig
5     B: 18257627, Löbb
6     C
7     C McClean 9417
8     Cop SNG 284
9     G SNG 3095
10     NY: 1944.100.59353
11     NY: 1948.19.1959
12     O
13     V: GR 21564
14     A-BoG: NP 3200
15     CNG 49, 17 Mar. 1999, lot 1097
16     CNG EA 263, 31 Aug. 2011, lot 263
17     CNG EA 305, 26 June 2013, lot 218
18     CNG EA 99, 13 Oct. 2004, lot 84
19     Lindgren I, A2021A
20     McAlee coll. = McAlee 1150
21     Leeds-UL: 445
22     Freiburg: 12376
23     C. Rhodes coll.