RPC IX, 1781


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1781
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Issue Group 4, officina 5
Obverse inscription ƐΡƐΝΝ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΙΛΛΑ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent; below bust: Ɛ
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞΟΥϹΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design eagle standing on line, facing, head r., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak; pellet between legs
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.79 g
Axis 6
Reference Prieur 623 (5), McAlee 1169a, 1169A
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: G.2387 BMC 606
2     Dura Excavations 549 corr
3     Jacquier 14, 1992, lot 296
4     Prieur coll. = McAlee 1169A
5     Prieur coll. = Prieur 623