RPC IX, 2265

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2265
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Issue L Β = year 2
Dating AD 250/1
Obverse inscription Α Κ Γ Μ Κ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L Β
Reverse design eagle standing l., head r., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.80 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Geissen 2817, M 3836–7, BMC 2086
Specimens 13

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1864,1118.844 BMC 2086
2     NY: 1944.100.67311
3     NY: 1974.26.4450
4     ✸ O: HCR31326 M 3836
5     O: HCR31327 M 3837
6     Boston: 1985.1267
7     Cologne Geissen 2817
8     Milan SNG 1684
9     DS pl. 267.10499
10     J. Aiello coll.
11     MünzZentrum 105, 10 Jan. 2001, lot 462
12     MünzZentrum 52, 12 Nov. 1984, lot 1065
13     MünzZentrum 61, 18 Mar. 1987, lot 462