RPC IX, 2242

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2242
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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Α
Reverse design eagle standing l., head r., holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.28 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference M 3814–5
Specimens 19 (11 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 10: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1844,0425.2504 BMC 2085
2     P: 3344
3     B: Löbb
4     Cop SNG 738
5     Mu
6     NY: 1944.100.67296
7     NY: 1944.100.67308
8     NY: 1974.26.4445
9     O: HCR31309 M 3814
10     ✸ O: HCR31310 M 3815
11     V: GR 25393
12     A: 4275 Demetrio 2918
13     A: 6887 Demetrio
14     DS pl. 267.10497
15     J. Aiello coll.
16     MünzZentrum 52, 12 Nov. 1984, lot 1058
17     MünzZentrum 70, 5 Dec. 1990, lot 786
18     Leeds-UL: 177
19     Freiburg: 12421