RPC IX, 818

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 818
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Apamea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Magistrate Stratonikianos (panegyriarch)
Alliance with Ephesus
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΚΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ƐΥϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Pius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΠΑΜƐΩΝ ƐΦƐϹΙΩΝ, ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ, ΠΑΡ ϹΤΡΑΤΟΝΙΚΙΑΝΟΥ
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing facing, wearing kalathos, crescent at shoulders, with supports, and Zeus seated l., holding patera and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 19.57 g
Reference Franke & Nollé 54
Specimens 1
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Schulten, 1 Apr. 1987, lot 1034 = Franke & Nollé 54, pl. 6