RPC IX, 1698

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1698
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Issue Group 3, officina 1
Obverse inscription ƐΡƐΝΝ ƐΤΡΟΥ ΜƐ ΚΥ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ΚƐϹΑΡ
Nominative Herennius Etruscus Messius Quintus Decius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed and draped bust of Etruscus, 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 11.87 g
Axis 1, 2, 6, 7, 11, 12
Reference Prieur 628 (20), McAlee 1153a
Specimens 20 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1948,0602.17
2     L: G.2399 BMC 611
3     P: 843
4     P: 844
5     NY: 1944.100.59335
6     NY: 1944.100.59349
7     NY: 1995.11.862
8     V: GR 21307
9     Yale: 1938.6000.2426 Dura Excavations 551
10     Bland III.658
11     Bland IV.108
12     Bland V.17
13     CNA MBS 20, 25 Mar. 1992, lot 459
14     CNG 35, 20 Sept. 1995, lot 1202
15     CNG MBS 82, 16 Sept. 2009, lot 859 = Giessener Münzhandlung 67, 2 May 1994, lot 744
16     Missere 864
17     MünzZentrum 47, 10 Nov. 1982, lot 233
18     MünzZentrum 64, 15 Apr. 1988, lot 651 = MünzZentrum 65, 9 Nov. 1988, lot 1197 = MünzZentrum 66, 26 Apr. 1989, lot 1336
19     Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, lot 1111
20     Prieur coll. = Prieur 628