RPC IX, 2280

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2280
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 trophy of arms with two shields with, on each side, a bound and seated captive
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.13 g
Axis 12
Reference D 5095, M 3838
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1926, Maspero
2     B: 96/1892
3     NY: 1975.160.21
4     O: HCR31328 M 3838
5     D 5095 = DS pl. 267 = NFA MBS 31, 18 Mar. 1987, lot 761
6     J. Aiello coll.