RPC IX, 540

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 540
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Magistrate Kominios Flavios Glykôn (strategos and theologos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΜƐϹ ΚΥΙΝ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Ϲ ΚΟΜ Φ ΓΛΥΚΩΝΟϹ, ΠƐΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ, ΠΡΩΤΩΝ Γ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Decius, in military dress, standing r., holding spear and patera over lighted altar, facing Dionysus standing l., raising r. arm, and holding thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 42 mm
Average weight 38.72 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference BMC 343
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–6: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1979,0101.1615 SNG vA 1419
2     L: BNK,G.467 BMC 343
3     P: 1420 SNG 2283
4     B: 18266280, 1862/28424
5     C: 271-1948
6     Mu