RPC IX, 2292

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2292
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Issue L Β = year 2
Dating AD 250/1
Obverse inscription Κ ΕΡΕ ΕΤΡ ΜΕϹ ΔΕΚΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑ
Nominative Quintus Herennius Etruscus Messius Decius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Β
Reverse design Roma (?) standing left, raising right arm and holding sceptre and paludamentum
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 5105, Geissen 2826, M 3833
Specimens 9 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1861,1113.14 BMC 2095, pl. XXIII, rev.
2 2     B: 96/1892
3 3     O: HCR31336 M 3833
4 4     Cologne Geissen 2826
5 5     Osnabrück Savio 1956
6 6     D 5105 = DS pl. 267
7 7     D 5106 = DS pl. 267
8 8     M&M GmbH 12, 10 Apr. 2003, lot 650
9 9     MünzZentrum 47, 10 Nov. 1982, lot 370