RPC IX, 547

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 547
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Magistrate Kominios Flavios Glykôn (strategos and theologos)
Obverse inscription ΚΥΙΝ ƐΡƐΝ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΟϹ ΜƐϹ ΔƐΚΙ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Ϲ ΚΟΜ Φ ΓΛΥΚΩΝΟϹ, ΘƐΟΛΟΓΟΥ, ΠƐΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ ΠΡΩΤΩΝ Γ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ (sic)
Reverse design Heracles standing r., holding club and lion skin, facing Zeus seated l., holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 22.74 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference SNG France 2288
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 546/1–4, 553/1, 556/1 (Elaea), 557/1 (Elaea).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1970,0101.1617 SNG vA 1421 = Kraft p. 152, no. 63a
2     ✸ P: 1425 SNG 2288
3     NY: 1944.100.43365 J. Hirsch 21, 16 Nov. 1908 (Weber), lot 2512 = von Fritze, Pergamon, pl. IV, 9
4     O