RPC IX, 398


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 398
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΜΕⳞ ΤΡΑΙ ΔΕΚΙΟⳞ ΑΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Messius Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙΛΙΕΩΝ ΘΕΟⳞ ΕΚΤΩΡ
Reverse design helmeted Hector, head l., riding in galloping biga of horses, r., holding transverse spear and shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same rev. die as 397/1.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CGT coll. = ex G. Rohde Coll.
2 2     Aquileia