RPC IX, 606


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 606
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΚΥΙΝ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔΕΚΙϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Quintus Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ Γ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Artemis Phosphoros standing left, wearing chiton, holding torch with both hands
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference Karwiese 988
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1007
2 2     Cologne Geissen 32
3 3     MünzZentrum 105, 10 Jan. 2001, lot 407
4 4     SNG vA 1916