RPC IX, 798


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 798
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Lydia
City Tripolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΜƐ ΟΥ ΔƐΚΙϹ ΚϹ (sic)
Nominative Gaius Messius Valens Decius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference KM p. 188, no. 5
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Winterthur: 3992 KM p. 188, no. 5
2 2     D. Lowe coll.