RPC IX, 1690

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1690
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 radiate, 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 27 mm
Average weight 12.19 g
Axis 1, 7, 12
Reference Prieur 590 (6), McAlee 1135a
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1991,1203.13 Amman hoard no. 53
2     NY: 1944.100.59297
3     Bland IV.77
4     MünzZentrum 151, 21 Apr. 2009, lot 432
5     Prieur coll. = Prieur 590
6     Prieur III.652
7     Roma Numismatics EA 8, 31 May 2014, lot 463