RPC IX, 718

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 718
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Magistrate Aur Ruphinos B Pôllianos Gaiou (first archon for the second time)
Obverse inscription ƐΡƐΝ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΙΛΛΑ ϹƐΒΑϹ
Nominative Herennia Etruscilla Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΥΡ ΡΟΥΦƐΙΝΟΥ ΠΩΛ Β ΦΛ ΦΙΛΑΔƐΛΦƐΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter standing l., holding ears of corn and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference BMC 111
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 717/1, 719/1–2, 730/1–2 (Maeonia), 731/1–2 (Maeonia).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1900,0404.59 BMC 111
2 2     Bern: Righetti 1064
3 3     V-ON Leypold 1142
4 4     SNG vA 3086 = Kraft p. 133, no. 129b, pl. 24