RPC IX, 2179

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2179
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 and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL AEL KAP COM(M) P F
Reverse design Fortuna standing with foot on rock, l., holding human bust and long sceptre; in front of her, legionary eagle, r.; behind her, Victory on column; at feet, sometimes vase
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.92 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Meshorer 153
Specimens 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1983 BMC 99
2     B: Löbb
3     J-MJA: 3190 Kadman I 165
4     IMJ Sofaer 139
5     IMJ: 71.00340
6     IMJ: 78.01634
7     Tel Aviv: 187 Kadman I 164
8     Tel Aviv: 188 Kadman I 165
9     ✸ CNG 97, 17 Sept. 2014, lot 540
10     Private coll. = Meshorer 153a
11     Private coll. = Meshorer 153b
12     Sternberg 34, 22 Oct. 1993, lot 315