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Lot # 366 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$400 / Price Realized: US$550
Trajan Decius. Tetradrachm
Trajan Decius. 249-251 AD. Tetradrachm, 11.89g. (7h). Seleucis and Pieria, Antiochia ad Orontem, c. 250-1 AD. Obv: AVT K ├ ME KV TPAIANOC ─EKIOC CEB Radiate, cuirassed bust left, seen from front, Medusa head on breastplate, two pellets (officina 2) below bust. Rx: ─HMAPX E╬OYCIAC around, S C in exergue, Eagle with spread wings standing left on palm branch, holding wreath in beak. RPC 1705 (7 spec.). McAlee 1145 (Rare). Prieur 554 (7 spec.). Rare; from the same dies as the specimen illustrated by McAlee. EF.

Purchased from Fred Knobloch, ANA show, 15 August 1966; this coin illustrated in his List 25, no. 246.
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