RPC IX, 836

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 836
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Metropolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Magistrate Alexandros Tieiou (first archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ Μ Κ ΤΡΑ ΔƐΚΙΝ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Traianus Decius Augustus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΠΑΡ ΑΛƐΞ ΤΙƐΙΟΥ ΑΡΧ ΠΡΩ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ ΦΡΥ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing Cybele seated l., holding patera and resting on tympanum; around, two lions; on pediment, wreath between garlands
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 837/1–5.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1726C Wa 6335
2 2     Boston: 63.810