RPC IX, 2219

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2219
Province Arabia
Region Arabia
City Bostra
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar) ; Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription IMP M DECIVS ET C VALENS CVINTVS CAISARES
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from front, facing radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, l., seen from front
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 22 mm
Average weight 8.01 g
Axis 6
Reference Spijkerman 71, Kindler 57
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 50
2     Beirut-AUB: 3284
3     IMJ: 82.04232
4     J-SBF Spijkerman 71
5     Rosenberger 59
6     Soafer 60