RPC IX, 50


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 50
Province Moesia Superior
Region Moesia
City Viminacium
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Augustus)
Issue AN XII
Dating AD 251
Obverse inscription IMP C VAL HOST M QVINTVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Valens Hostilianus Messius Quintus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription P M S COL VIM, AN XII
Reverse design Moesia standing l., holding two vexilla inscribed VII and IIII and sword; at l., bull standing r.; at r., lion standing l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.57 g
Axis 11
Reference AMNG 156
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ V: GR 7769
2     Belgrade-Nar Martin 4.08.3
3     Private coll. = Martin 4.08.2, pl. IV, rev.
4     Rauch 88, 17 May 2011, lot 547