RPC IX, 1711

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1711
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, l., seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass; 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 12.59 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Prieur 555 (3), McAlee 1144b
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 829
2     O
3     CNG EA 115, 25 May 2005, lot 296
4     McAlee coll. = McAlee 1144b
5     Prieur coll. = Prieur 555