RPC IX, 2254

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2254
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
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 Sarapis standing r., holding sceptre and his drapery
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.61 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 5087, Geissen 2814, M 3804
Specimens 17

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1925, Maspero
2     B: Löbb
3     Cop SNG 739
4     Mu
5     Mu
6     NY: 1974.26.4443
7     NY: 1974.95.4444
8     ✸ O: HCR31299 M 3804
9     V: GR 25385
10     A: 4266
11     Cologne Geissen 2814
12     CNA, MBS 14, 20 Mar. 1991, lot 525
13     CNG EA 211, 3 June 2009, lot 349
14     D 5087 = DS pl. 267
15     J. Aiello coll.
16     Peus 369, 31 Oct. 2001, lot 1345
17     Freiburg: 12423