RPC IX, 2195

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2195
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription C VAL OST MES QVINTVS CAE
Nominative Gaius Valens Hostilianus Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AEL KAP COMM P F
Reverse design priest ploughing with two oxen, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 15.76 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Kadman I I 194, Meshorer 178
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 41
2     IMJ Sofaer 160
3     Ste Anne Decloedt, ‘Monnaies inédites du médaillier de Sainte-Anne’, RN 1912, p. 478
4     CNG 90, 23 May 2012, lot 1216
5     ✸ CNG MBS 82, 16 Sept. 2009, lot 879
6     Private coll. = Meshorer 178