RPC IX, 923


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 923
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Baris
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΜΕϹϹΙΟϹ ΚΥΙΝΤΟϹ Κ
Nominative Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΒΑΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Artemis standing right, head left, drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder and holding bow; at feet, on each side, stag
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference vA Pisidien II, 343
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 924/1–2. 1–2: same rev. die as 925/1.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 32214 vA Pisidien II, 343, pl. 9, rev.
2 2     ✸ CGT coll.