RPC IX, 2198

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2198
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription C VAL OST MES QVINTVS CAE
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AEL KAP COM(M) P F
Reverse design she-wolf standing on line, r., head, l., feeding twins; behind her, legionary eagle
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.30 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Kadman I I 202, Meshorer 181
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.63159 SNG 633
2     J-MJA: 1955 Kadman I 185 = Meshorer 181
3     IMJ Sofaer 162
4     IMJ: 2010.065.29166
5     CNG 90, 23 May 2012, lot 1217
6     Goldberg 41, 27 May 2007, lot 2721
7     Rosenberger I, 100