RPC IX, 840

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 840
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 ΠΡΩ ΑΡ(Χ), ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ Φ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 12.23 g
Axis 6
Reference SNG vA 3885
Specimens 5
Die-links 1, 3–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 838/1–3, 839/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.2283 SNG vA 3885
2     ✸ P: 1726D Wa 6336
3     B: I-B
4     Gorny 96, 7 June 1999, lot 363
5     V-ON Leypold 1690