RPC IX, 2224

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2224
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 Κ Μ (sic) ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ƐΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Decius Traianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Α
Reverse design bust of Hermanubis r., wearing kalathos with taenia and lotus petals in front; at r., winged caduceus and palm
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 13.78 g
Axis 12
Reference DS pl. 266.10488
Specimens 2
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 2226/1, 3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 3336
2     CNG 23, 13 Oct. 1992, lot 436