RPC IX, 793


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 793
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Lydia
City Tripolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΜƐ ΕΤΡΟΥϹΚΟϹ ΚƐ
Nominative Gaius Messius Etruscus Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse design river god (Meandros) reclining l., holding reed and cornucopia, resting on overturned vase from which water flows
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 792A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1840