coin project
Please support our sponsors

Log In | Register
[83524 Coins (44231 Unverified)]
Advanced Search
Search By Coin ID
Ancient Africa (157)
Ancient East (4671)
Ancient Spain (872)
Byzantine (753)
Celtic (372)
Goths, Vandals (259)
Greek (22306)
Roman Imperial (32425)
Roman Provincial (8276)
Roman Republican & Imperatorial (2318)
Ancient and Medieval India (71)
Ancient and Medieval Far East (10245)
Central Europe and Italy (20)
Eastern Europe and Scandinavia (54)
Germany (30)
Islamic (18)
Western Europe (102)
Africa (5)
Asia (0)
Australia and the Pacific Islands (0)
Europe (17)
North America (0)
South America (0)
Ancient Imitations (444)
Modern Forgeries of Ancient Coins (19)
Medieval Imitations (0)
Modern Forgeries of Medieval Coins (0)
Modern Forgeries of Modern Coins (0)
Submit New Coin(s)
Sponsors page
Terms of Service
Contact Us
About Us
FAQ Page
Coin Detail
Click here to see enlarged image.
ID:     76001592
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Herennius Etruscus
Date Ruled:     AD 250-251
Metal:     Orichalcum
Denomination:     Sestertius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 250-251 a Caesar
Weight:     13.7 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Legend:     Q HER ETR MES DECIVS NOB C
Obverse Description:     Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassesd bust right
Reverse Legend:     PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS / S - C
Reverse Description:     S - C to the right and the left of the Prince standing left, holding wand in right hand and transverse spear in left
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     RIC 171a (Trajan Decius)
Reference2:     Cohen 28
Reference3:     Banti 5
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, green and brown patina, slightly irregular flan.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 1592 From the Alain Lagrange Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 45 (18 March 1998), lot 2270.