RPC IX, 681

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 681
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ƐΡƐΝ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΙΛΛΑ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ⳞΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of Samian Hera standing facing, wearing kalathos, having fillets, between two peacocks
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 9.11 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference BMC 356
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 2–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 680/1–8, 682/1–14, 683/1–7, 9–12, 684/1–7, 685/1–9, 686/1–21, 687/1–6, 8–9, 688/1–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 356
2     ✸ P: 3551
3     G SNG 1825
4     V: GR 18175
5     CGT coll.