RPC IX, 1699

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1699
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, r., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 11.39 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Prieur 629 (20), McAlee 1152a
Specimens 14 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: G.2389 BMC 615
2     P: 837
3     B: 18248798, I-B
4     ✸ NY: 1944.100.59323
5     O
6     A: 1905-1906, H, 112
7     Yale: 1938.6000.1791
8     Yale: 1938.6000.2402
9     CNG 90, 23 May 2012, lot 1109
10     Elsen 88, 10 June 2006, lot 435 = MünzZentrum 76, 10 Nov. 1993, lot 258
11     Hess-Leu 41, 24 Apr. 1960, lot 629
12     MünzZentrum 162, 9 May 2012, lot 180
13     Roma Numismatics EA 8, 31 May 2014, lot 472
14     Tkalec May 2011, 9 May 2011, lot 263