RPC IX, 839

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 839
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Metropolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennia Etruscilla (Augusta)
Magistrate Alexandros Tieiou (first archon)
Obverse inscription ƐΡƐΝΝΙΑΝ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚΙΛΛΑΝ Ϲ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Etruscilla, r.
Reverse inscription ΠΑΡ ΑΛƐΞ ΤΙƐΙΟΥ ΑΡΧ ΠΡΩ, ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ Φ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 14.35 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference BMC 4
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 838/1–3, 840/1–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1892,0403.5 BMC 4
2     CNG EA 349, 22 Apr. 2015, lot 279