RPC IX, 386

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 386
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Lampsacus
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Magistrate Apoll[ ] [ ]etou (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΟΙ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Quintus Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΛΑΝΨΑΚΗΝ-[Ω]Ν ƐΠΙ ΑΠΟΛΛ[ ] [ ]-ƐΤΟΥ
Reverse design ithyphallic statue of bearded Priapus standing on base, l., holding cantharus over lighted altar and long filleted thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 387/1–2, 388/1–3, 389/1.
Note On the name of this magistrate, see the introduction.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ asiaminorcoins.com, 5847 (Jan. 2015)