RPC IX, 816


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 816
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Apamea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Magistrate Stratonikianos (panegyriarch)
Obverse inscription Γ Μ Κ ΕΤΡΟΥϹΚ ΔΕΚΙΟϹ Κ
Nominative Gaius Messius Quintus Etruscus Decius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, right, seen from front
Reverse design Athena standing left, holding shield and spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 192
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 816A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1903,0204.91 BMC 192
2 2     Afyon: 1405
3 3     Afyon: 1650