RPC IX, 2205


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2205
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar) ; Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, jugate with radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL AEL KAP COM(M) P F
Reverse design Fortuna standing with foot on uncertain object, l., holding human bust and long sceptre; in front of her, legionary eagle, r.; behind her, Victory on column; at feet, vase
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 14.39 g
Axis 12
Reference Kadman I I 189, Meshorer 173
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     J-MJA: 2681 E. Sukenik, ‘Some unpublished Coins of Aelia Capitolina’, Jewish Quarterly Review 38 (1947), p. 157, no. 2, pl. 38 = Kadman I 189, pl. XVI = Meshorer 173
2     IMJ Sofaer 159
3     ✸ CNG 90, 23 May 2012, lot 1210