RPC IX, 2071


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2071
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C MS Q TRA DECIVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL PR F AVG F C CAES MET S P
Reverse design Victory standing facing, holding a vexillum in each hand, LEG X[??] inscribed on the right one and ? on the left one
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Kadman II 153, Sofaer 116
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J-MJA: 51.02/2140 Kadman II 153, p. 206, no. 62, pl. XIII
2 2     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 116
3 3     Heritage 3003, 8 Mar. 2012, lot 20589