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)
Nominative Etruscus et Quintus Caesares
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
Axis 12
Reference Kadman I I 189, Meshorer 173
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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1 1     J-MJA: 2681 E. Sukenik, ‘Some unpublished Coins of Aelia Capitolina’, Jewish Quarterly Review 38 (1947), p. 157, no. 2, pl. 38 = Kadman I 189, pl.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