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
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
Average weight 17.94 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference SNG vA 8058
Specimens 7
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 Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.1838 SNG vA 8058
2     P: 166A
3     B: Fox
4     CNG EA 181, 6 Feb. 2008, lot 139
5     Finarte 995, 26 Nov. 1996, lot 1225
6     ✸ Künker 236, 7 Oct. 2013, lot 1169
7     R. Hoppensteadt coll.