RPC IX, 899

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 899
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Philomelium
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Trajan Decius (Augustus)
Magistrate Eutychès II (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΜƐϹ Κ ΤΡΑΙ ΔƐΚΙΟ ϹƐ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΟΜΗΛƐΩΝ ƐΠ ƐΥΤΥΧΟ Β
Reverse design plain circle within which SPQR
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 18.94 g
Axis 8, 12
Reference BMC 43
Specimens 16
Die-links 1–2, 5–8, 13, 15: same pair of dies. 3–4, 9–12, 14: same pair of dies. 1–15: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1874,0716.200 BMC 43
2     ✸ L: 1979,0101.2302 SNG vA 3930
3     P: 1864
4     P: 1868 Wa 6412
5     B: B-I
6     V: GR 36217, Prowe Egger 46, 11 May 1914 (Prowe III), lot 1824
7     Tübingen SNG 4186
8     CNA MBS 22, 2 Sept. 1992, lot 607
9     CNG EA 162, 11 Apr. 2007, lot 186
10     CNG EA 239, 25 Aug. 2010, lot 312
11     Gorny 81, 3 Mar. 1997, lot 504
12     Gorny 90, 12 Oct. 1998, lot 622
13     Helios 5, 25 June 2010, lot 962 = Giessener 38, 30 Nov. 1987, lot 203
14     Hirsch 190, 8 May 1996, lot 1118 = Hirsch 198, 11 Feb. 1998, lot 731 = Hirsch 196, 24 Sept. 1997, lot 885
15     Lanz 114, 26 May 2003, lot 647
16     M&M AG, list 564, Apr. 1993, lot 58