RPC IX, 980


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 980
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Cremna
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription IMP CAES MESS QVINTVM
Nominative Imperator Caesar Messius Quintus
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription VLTRI COL CR
Reverse design Nemesis standing l., raising skirt with r. hand; at feet, l., griffin placing forepaw on wheel
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.98 g
Axis 12
Reference vA Pisidien II, 1497–8
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 979/1–7.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1874,0716.77 BMC 13, pl. XXXV.8, rev., as Etruscus = vA Pisidien II, 1497, pl. 32, rev.
2     B vA Pisidien II, 1498
3     CGT coll.
4     CGT coll. = Naville 60, 27 Sept. 2020, lot 158