RPC IX, 2247


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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2247
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 bust of Hermanubis r., wearing kalathos with taenia and lotus petals in front; at r., winged caduceus and palm
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 11.03 g
Axis 12
Reference M 3806
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O: HCR31301 M 3806
2     ✸ Cologne: N128
3     DS pl. 266.10486
4     Grün 20, 22 May 1997, lot 504