RPC IX, 766

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 766
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, ΜƐΑΝΔΡΟϹ
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 16.43 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference BMC 52
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 765/1–2, 6–7, 767/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1844,0425.273 BMC 52
2     P: 166
3     NY: 0000.999.20181
4     ✸ Lanz 154, 11 June 2012, lot 458