RPC IX, 1706

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1706
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue Group 3, officina 2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΜƐ ΚΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design radiate 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 12.11 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Prieur 564 (2), McAlee 1137a
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1991,1203.11 Amman hoard no. 49 = Prieur 564
2     NY: 1944.100.59305
3     McAlee coll. = McAlee 1137a
4     Roma Numismatics EA 8, 31 May 2014, lot 462