RPC IX, 2086

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2086
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
Nominative Messius Quintus Herennius Etruscus Decius Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL P(R) F AVG F C CAES MET S P
Reverse design Sol standing l., raising r. arm, holding globe and whip
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 18.26 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference BMC 178–9, Kadman II 177
Specimens 8 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1640 BMC 179
2     ✸ L: 1908,0110.1641 BMC 178, pl. IV.12, rev.
3     B: Löbb
4     Haifa-MA: 1.52 Kadman II 177
5     J-MJA: 64/3113 Kadman II 177
6     J-MJA: 64/3722 Kadman II 177
7     IMJ Sofaer 144
8     IMJ: 78.02192 Rosenberger II, 145