RPC IX, 1693

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1693
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 front; below bust: •
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞΟΥϹΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design eagle standing on palm, r., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.71 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Prieur 570 (5), McAlee 1127a
Specimens 6 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1991,1203.12 Amman hoard no. 52
2     L: 1991,1203.26 Amman hoard no. 26
3     B: 18248792, Fox
4     NY: 1944.100.59272
5     NY: 1944.100.59273
6     ✸ R. Effler coll. = CNG EA 451, 4 Sept. 2019, lot 342 = Prieur 570