RPC IX, 2221

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2221
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue L Α = year 1. Group 1: with ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ
Dating AD 249/50
Obverse inscription Α Κ Γ Μ Κ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ƐΥ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Α
Reverse design Asclepius standing l., holding patera and serpent staff; at l., lighted altar
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.99 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference SNG Milan 1683
Specimens 5
Die-links 1–2, 4–5: same obv. die as 2222/2, 2228/2–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 96/1892
2     NY: 1944.100.67285
3     ✸ Milan SNG 1683
4     D 5074 corr = DS pl. 266
5     Weber 8373