RPC IX, 2277


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2277
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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L - Β
Reverse design Sarapis seated l., extending arm over Cerberus, holding sceptre; Nike standing r., on top of throne
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference D 5089 = DS pl. 267
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ D 5089 = DS pl. 267