RPC IX, 2060

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2060
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C MES Q TRA DECIVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL PR F AVG F C CAES MET(R) (S) (P)
Reverse design two eagles addorsed, each head reverted and holding wreath in beak; between, them, vexillum (inscribed ?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 18.74 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference BMC 162–3, Kadman II 157
Specimens 19

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1908,0110.1607 BMC 163, pl. IV.8, rev.
2     L: 1908,0110.1608 BMC 162, pl. IV.7, rev.
3     C: Lewis 1839
4     NY: 1961.154.121 SNG 828
5     O
6     Haifa-MA: 1/40 Kadman II 157
7     J-MJA: 48/2582 Kadman II 157
8     J-MJA: 48/3834 Kadman II 157
9     J-MJA: 48/928 Kadman II 157
10     IAA Kadman II 157
11     IMJ Sofaer 128
12     IMJ: 78.02174
13     IMJ: 78.02175
14     Vat Kadman II 157
15     CNG EA 185, 2 Apr. 2008, lot 246
16     CNG EA 289, 24 Oct. 2012, lot 264
17     CNG EA 344, 11 Feb. 2015, lot 396
18     Heritage 3018, 5 Sept. 2012, Shoshanna coll. part 2, lot 20372
19     Heritage 357, 9 Sept. 2004, lot 12132