RPC IX, 589

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 589
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Colophon
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Magistrate Phl Agathoclès (strategos and ‘priest of Apollo’)
Obverse inscription ƐΡƐΝ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΙΛΛΑ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ ΦΛ ΑΓΑΘΟΚΛƐΟΥϹ ΚΟΛΟΦΩΝΙΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo (Klarios) seated l., holding branch and lyre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Milne 249
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 588/1–6, 590/1, 652/1–5 (Hypaepa), 653/1–5 (Hypaepa), 654/1–2 (Hypaepa), 655/1–5 (Hypaepa), 656/1–2 (Hypaepa). 1–2: same rev. die as 592/1–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1859,1219.192 BMC 56 = Kraft p. 133, no. 128b
2 2     B: Fox