RPC IX, 2199


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2199
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, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AEL KAP COM(M) P F
Reverse design she-wolf standing on line, right, head, left, feeding twins; behind her, legionary eagle; two vexilla behind
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Kadman I I 202, Meshorer 182
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1908,0110.1996 BMC 111
2 2     J-MJA: 2745 Kadman I 202
3 3     IMJ Sofaer 163
4 4     Tel Aviv: 207 Kadman I 202
5 5     Private coll. = Meshorer 182