RPC IX, 924


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 924
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Baris
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΜƐϹϹΙΟϹ ΚΥΙΝΤΟϹ Κ
Nominative Messius Quintus Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΒΑΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Mên, crescent behind, standing l., r. foot on bull head, holding pine cone and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference vA Pisidien II, 341–2
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 923/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B KM p. 367, no. 9 = vA Pisidien II, 341, pl. 9
2 2     ✸ C: 421-1948 SNG 5160 = vA Pisidien II, 342