RPC IX, 2217

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2217
Province Arabia
Region Arabia
City Bostra
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ERENNIA ETRVSCILLA AVG
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r.
Reverse inscription COL METPOPOL BOSTRON
Reverse design Fortuna standing facing, holding sceptre surmounted by trophy and cornucopia, l. foot on small crouching figure(?); at r., nude Marsyas standing l., raising arm, holding wineskin over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 9.24 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Spijkerman 68, Kindler 53
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18258332, 315/1925
2     IMJ: 82.04233
3     J-SBF Spijkerman 68, pl. 17
4     Tel Aviv Kindler 53, pl. IV
5     M&M AG 32, 20 Oct. 1966, lot 506
6     ✸ van der Dussen 24, 1 June 1995, lot 3800
7     CGT coll.