RPC IX, 2178

 

Image of specimen #21

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2178
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C MES Q TRA DECIVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AEL KAP COM(M) P F
Reverse design Fortuna standing with foot on rock, l., holding eagle on small bust and long sceptre; behind her, Victory on column; at feet, sometimes, vase
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.27 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Meshorer 152
Specimens 23

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1981 BMC 98, pl. XI.1, rev.
2     L: 1908,0110.1982 BMC 96, pl. X.16
3     L: 1908,0110.1984 BMC 97
4     B: Löbb
5     Cop SNG 26
6     Beirut-AUB: 1961 Baramki 55, pl. VIII.2
7     Beirut-AUB: 1962 Baramki 56, pl. VIII.3
8     J-MJA Meshorer 152
9     IAA: 207/1 Kadman I 162
10     IAA: 209/1 Kadman I 163
11     IMJ Sofaer 140
12     IMJ: 71.00662
13     IMJ: 90.002.13311
14     IMJ: 90.002.13312
15     St Petersburg Kadman I 163
16     Tel Aviv: 183 Kadman I 162
17     Tel Aviv: 184 Kadman I 162
18     Tel Aviv: 185 Kadman I 162
19     Tel Aviv: 186 Kadman I 163
20     Israel Museum = Meshorer 152a
21     ✸ Miron coll. = Levante documentation
22     Sternberg 33, 18 Sept. 1997, lot 110
23     CGT coll. = CNG 297, 27 Feb. 2013, lot 251