RPC IX, 2164


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2164
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Augustus)
Issue Group 1, with Greek inscriptions
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΚΥΝΤΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Quintus Decius
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹΠΟΛƐⲰϹ
Reverse design to l., Hygieia standing r., holding patera and serpent; to l., Asclepius standing l., feeding from patera a serpent which is raising before him, holding staff; above, star and Mount Gerizim
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1, 6
Reference Harl, Neapolis 103
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 2165/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     IMJ: 2012.001.33065 Sofaer 215
2 2     ✸ Heritage 3003, 8 Mar. 2012, lot 20666
3 3     Rosenberger III, 109