RPC IX, 1689

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1689
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue Group 3, officina 1
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; below bust: •
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞΟΥϹΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design eagle standing on palm, l., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 11.83 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Prieur 576 (22), McAlee 1126a
Specimens 12 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1991,1203.17 Amman hoard no. 59
2     L: G.2381 BMC 579
3     P: Y20263, de Ricci
4     NY: 1944.100.59270
5     ✸ NY: 1944.100.59280
6     NY: 1944.100.59281
7     O
8     Bland IV.88
9     Dura Excavations 506
10     Prieur coll. = Prieur 576
11     Rauch MBS 11, 12 Sept. 2006, lot 426
12     Leeds-UL: 342