RPC IX, 208

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 208
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Caesarea Germanica
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ΔΕΚΙΟⳞ ΑΥ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Decius, l., seen from front, holding spear and shield with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription ΚΑΙⳞΑΡƐΙΑϹ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΗϹ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 7.94 g
Axis 7
Reference Rec 39
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 211/1–3 (Prusa ad Olympum), 212/1–5 (Prusa ad Olympum), 365A/1 (Heraclea Pontica), 366/1–2 (Tium), 368/1 (Tium).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: I-B Rec pl. XLV.7 = Kraft p. 202, no. 63a