RPC IX, 42

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 42
Province Moesia Superior
Region Moesia
City Viminacium
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Issue AN XII
Dating AD 250/1
Obverse inscription C VAL HOST M QVINTVS (C)(A)(E)
Nominative Gaius Valens Hostilianus Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription P M S COL VIM, AN XII
Reverse design Moesia standing l.; at l., bull standing r.; at r., lion standing l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 4.48 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 149
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 432
2     V: GR 7763
3     Budapest SNG 473
4     Helios 5, 25 June 2010, lot 558 = Helios 2, 25 Nov. 2008, lot 403
5     Roma Numismatics E-Sale 15, 31 Jan. 2015, lot 376