RPC IX, 704


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 704
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔΕΚΙΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design peacock, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 641/1–11 (Ephesus), 700/1–14, 702/1–2. 1–2: same rev. die as 703/1–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 3544
2 2     ✸ CGT coll.