RPC IX, 2180

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2180
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 COMM (or KOMM) P F
Reverse design within wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.37 g
Axis 1, 6, 7
Reference Kadman I I 173–4, Meshorer 157
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1980 BMC 102
2     Florence Kadman I 173
3     IMJ Sofaer 144
4     Caesarea Maritima Excavations 349
5     ✸ CNG EA 239, 25 Aug. 2010, lot 415
6     Private coll. = Meshorer 157