RPC IX, 1770

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1770
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue Group 3, officina 7
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 rear; below bust: Ζ
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 12.09 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference Prieur 589 (18), McAlee 1125g
Specimens 16 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1938,0306.19
2     ✸ L: 1938,0306.24
3     P: 809
4     P: 810
5     NY: 1943.128.21
6     NY: 1944.100.59268
7     NY: 1944.100.59271
8     Bland IV.101, pl. 11.101
9     CNG EA 261, 3 Aug. 2011, lot 218
10     Dura Excavations 520
11     Künker 204, 12 Mar. 2012, lot 806
12     Künker 226, 11 Mar. 2013, lot 929
13     McAlle coll. = McAlee 1125g
14     MünzZentrum 101, 15 Dec. 1999, lot 275
15     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 31, 3 May 2015, lot 408
16     Prieur coll. = Prieur 589