RPC IX, 765

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 765
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Antioch ad Maeandrum
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Decius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧƐΩΝ
Reverse design bridge with six arches over Maeander river; above, bridge-gateway and river god Maeandros reclining, r., holding reed and cornucopia; beside, two standing figures, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference SNG vA 8058
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2, 6–7: same pair of dies. 3–5: same pair of dies. 1–2, 6–7: same obv. die as 766/1–4, 767/1–2. 1–7: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1979,0101.1838 SNG vA 8058
2 2     P: 166A
3 3     B: Fox
4 4     CNG EA 181, 6 Feb. 2008, lot 139
5 5     Finarte 995, 26 Nov. 1996, lot 1225
6 6     ✸ Künker 236, 7 Oct. 2013, lot 1169
7 7     R. Hoppensteadt coll.