RPC IX, 2266

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2266
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 Ɛ
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 23 mm
Average weight 12.49 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 5098, M 3835
Specimens 17

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1923, Maspero
2     ✸ P: 3354
3     B: Löbb
4     C
5     NY: 1944.100.67309
6     NY: 1944.100.67310
7     O: HCR31325 M 3835
8     V: GR 25396
9     V: GR 25397
10     A: 4285 Demetrio 2927
11     A: 6888 Demetrio
12     Brussels: 908 SNG 1330
13     Frankfurt: 3126 Förschner 1014
14     Osnabrück Savio 1948
15     D 5098 = DS pl. 266
16     J. Aiello coll.
17     Malloy 14, 2 July 1979, lot 568