RPC IX, 682

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 682
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 warrior advancing, r., head l., extending r. arm and holding round shield, l. foot on prow, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 10.36 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference BMC 363
Specimens 15 (9 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 5: same pair of dies. 2–3, 7–8: same pair of dies. 4, 6, 9, 12, 14: same pair of dies. 1–14: same obv. die as 680/1–8, 681/1–5, 683/1–7, 9–12, 684/1–7, 685/1–9, 686/1–21, 687/1–6, 8–9, 688/1–5. 1, 5: same rev. die as 673/2, 4, 8, 10–11, 13–17, 19–20. 2–3, 7–8: same rev. die as 673/6. 4, 6, 9, 12, 14: same rev. die as 673/12.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 363
2     L: 1961,0301.312
3     L: G.0845
4     P: 3552
5     B: B-I
6     Cop SNG 1794
7     G SNG 1829
8     G SNG 1830
9     ✸ V: GR 18183
10     Winterthur: 3269 (ex Lambros)
11     CNG 53, 15 Mar. 2000, lot 1093
12     Falghera 2399
13     Lindgren III, 412
14     Weber 6349
15     CGT coll.