RPC IX, 920

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 920
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Baris
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Herennius Etruscus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ Μ Κ ƐΤΡΟΥϹΚ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ Κ
Nominative Gaius Messius Quintus Etruscus Decius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Etruscus, r., seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass
Reverse inscription ΒΑΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design temple with two columns enclosing Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 6.88 g
Axis 12
Reference vA Pisidien II, 324–32
Specimens 8
Die-links 1–8: same pair of dies. 1–8: same obv. die as 916/1–2, 917/1–3, 918/1–3, 919/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1899,0703.155 vA Pisidien II, 329
2     B: I-B KM, p. 367, no. 7 = vA Pisidien II, 326
3     A: 1904-1905, IG, 458 J. Svoronos, JIAN 6 (1903), no. 458 = vA Pisidien II, 327
4     Brussels vA Pisidien II, 325
5     Gotha vA Pisidien II, 328
6     ✸ Harvard: 1983.56.85 vA Pisidien II, 324, pl. 9, rev.
7     St Petersburg vA Pisidien II, 331
8     V-Universität vA Pisidien II, 330