RPC IX, 604


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 604
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΜƐ ΚΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΟΝΩΝ ΠΡΩ-ΤΩΝ ΑϹΙΑϹ, ƐΦƐϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design temple with eight columns enclosing statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing facing, with supports
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 17.75 g
Axis 12
Reference Karwiese 982
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ C: Lewis 1455
2     Rohde coll.