RPC IX, 2165


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2165
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 Mount Gerizim with temple in perspective, and altar (on the l.), steep stairway and colonnade; below, eagle facing, head l., spreading wings; at top, crescent and star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference Sofaer 214
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 2164/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ IMJ: 2012.001.33064 Sofaer 214