RPC IX, 2091


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2091
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C M Q TRAIANVS 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 P F AVG F C CAES METR S P
Reverse design Fortuna standing left, with long veil, foot on uncertain object (prow or rock?), holding human bust and long sceptre; at her feet, right, swimming river god
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference Sofaer 130–1
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     IMJ Sofaer 130
2 2     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 131