RPC IX, 2084


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2084
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription (C) MES Q EREN ETRVSCO DECIO CAES
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL PR F AV(G) F C CAES MET S P
Reverse design Etruscus riding on galloping horse, r., holding transverse spear; below, at r., small figure of enemy
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 15.36 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 181, Kadman II 180
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1649 BMC 181
2     ✸ P: 110
3     J-MJA: 44.01/2351 Kadman II 150, p. 206, no. 61, pl. XIII (‘Decius’)
4     J-MJA: 60/3064 Kadman II 180
5     J-PBI Kadman II 180