RPC IX, 2252


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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2252
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 ƐΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Α
Reverse design Nike advancing r., holding wreath and palm
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.40 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference M 3797
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ O: HCR31293 M 3797
2     A: 4272 Demetrio 2916A
3     A: 6886 Demetrio
4     Brussels: II, 52.602 SNG 1322
5     DS pl. 266.10490