RPC IX, 2240

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2240
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue L Α = year 1. Group 2: with ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Dating AD 249/50
Obverse inscription Α Κ Γ Μ Κ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ Ɛ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Α
Reverse design Athena seated l., holding Nike and spear
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.74 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 5075, Geissen 2812, M 3789
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Löbb
2     C: 889-1950
3     G SNG 4614
4     ✸ O: HCR31288 M 3789
5     Frankfurt: 3122 Förschner 1012
6     Cologne Geissen 2812
7     Osnabrück Savio 1945
8     D 5075 = DS pl. 266
9     J. Aiello coll.