RPC IX, 2284


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2284
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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Pius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L - Β
Reverse design laureate head of Zeus, r., with traces of drapery
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.16 g
Axis 11
Reference D 5092 corr. = DS pl. 267
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 3347
2     A: 4276 Demetrio 2919
3     D 5092 corr = DS pl. 267