RPC IX, 710


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 710
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ΕΤΡΟΥϹΚ ΔΕΚΙΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Etruscus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩ-Ν
Reverse design Hermes standing left, holding purse and caduceus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference McClean 8696
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 708/1–2, 709/1–2, 711/1–3, 712/1–5, 723/1–5 (Maeonia).
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     C McClean 8696 = Kraft p. 134, no. 134b
2 2     ✸ CGT coll.