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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1992,0509.338

  • Denomination

    • as
  • Description

    Copper alloy coin.(obverse) Bust of Trajan Decius, laureate and cuirassed, right.
    (reverse) Dacia standing left, holding staff surmounted by ass's head in right hand.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 249-251
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 10.9 grammes
    • Die-axis: 6 o'clock
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        IMP CAES C MESS TRAI Q DECIO AVG
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        DACIA
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse field
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        S C
  • Bibliography

    • RIC4 101f, p.133 (type) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1992

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1992,0509.338

Copper alloy coin.

Obverse & Reverse

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