RPC IX, 538

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 538
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΤΡΑΙΑ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠƐΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Asclepius standing l., holding serpent staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 4.74 g
Axis 6
Reference SNG France 2285
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 559A/1 (Elaea).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1419 SNG 2285
2     Mu
3     V: GR 28226, Smyrna, 1881
4     CGT coll. = ex eBay Savoca