RPC IX, 2200

 

Image of specimen #16

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2200
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 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, often, vase
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.29 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Kadman I I 196–7, Meshorer 179
Specimens 18 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1994 BMC 109
2     L: 1908,0110.1995 BMC 108, pl. XI.4, rev.
3     P: 1327 (‘Berytus’) Bab 1327
4     B: Löbb
5     B: Löbb
6     J-MJA: 2421 Kadman I 197
7     J-MJA: 288 Kadman I 196
8     J-MJA: 3147 Kadman I 197
9     IMJ Sofaer 161
10     IMJ: 78.01643
11     Tel Aviv: 201 Kadman I 196
12     Tel Aviv: 202 Kadman I 196
13     Tel Aviv: 203 Kadman I 197
14     CNG EA 293, 19 Dec. 2012, lot 208
15     CNG EA 347, 25 Mar. 2015, lot 431 = CNG EA 273, 8 Feb. 2012, lot 264
16     ✸ CNG MBS 84, 5 May 2010, lot 909
17     Private coll. = Meshorer 179
18     Sternberg 34, 22 Oct. 1998, lot 318