RPC IX, 841

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 841
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Metropolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Augustus)
Magistrate Alexandros Tieiou (first archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Γ Μ Κ ƐΡ ƐΤΡΟΥ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Messius Quintus Herennius Etruscus Decius Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΑ ΑΛƐ ΤΙƐΙΟΥ ΠΡ ΑΡΧ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟ-ΛƐΙΤΩΝ ΦΡΥ
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing facing, wearing kalathos, with supports
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.04 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 5
Specimens 9
Die-links 1–6: same pair of dies. 1–6: same obv. die as 842/1–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1895,1002.38 BMC 5
2     Mu SNG 414
3     NY: 1944.100.50535
4     Gorny & Mosch 191, 11 Oct. 2010, lot 1820
5     Helios 5, 25 June 2010, lot 955
6     Müller 46, 22 June 1984, lot 476
7     Savoca EA 28 Silver, 16 Dec. 2018, lot 215
8     CGT coll. = Naumann 99, 7 Feb. 2021, lot 493
9     H.I. coll. = Savoca 108 silver, 31 July 2021, lot 293