RPC IX, 387

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 387
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Lampsacus
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Magistrate Philippos (strategos)
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-ΩΝ ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡ ΦΙΛΙΠ-ΟΥ
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
Axis 6
Reference SNG vA 1309
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 386/1, 388/1–3, 389/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1970.142.324
2 2     SNG vA 1309