RPC IX, 2065

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2065
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C MES Q TRAIANVS DECIVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL PR F AVG F C CAES METRO
Reverse design Roma seated left, on shield, holding Victory and spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 147, Kadman II 145
Specimens 9 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1908,0110.1621 BMC 147
2 2     G SNG 3567
3 3     ✸ NY: 1944.100.68977 SNG 825
4 4     Haifa-MA: 40/2254 Kadman II 145
5 5     IAA Kadman II 145
6 6     IMJ Sofaer 119
7 7     IMJ: 78.02164
8 8     St Petersburg Kadman II 145
9 9     CNG EA 208, 8 Apr. 2009, lot 300