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Lot # 356 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$300 / Price Realized: US$375
Trajan Decius. AE 21-23.5
Trajan Decius. 249-251 AD. AE 21-23.5, 7.21g. (7h). Pisidia, Tityassus, . Obv: ? [] E E Bust laureate, draped, cuirassed right. Rx: TITV - A - CC[E] around, N upside down in exergue, Temple with four columns, snake in pediment. SNG Aulock 8642 (same dies). Aulock, Pisidien II, 2263 and RPC 963 (both recording 2 spec., the Aulock coin and ours). About EF/EF.

Ex Waddell List 64, December 1994, no. 104; ex CNA 26, 11 June 1993, lot 590; ex Munz Zentrum Koln 64, 15 April 1988, lot 635.

The finer of the two known specimens, the other being SNG Aulock 8642 (same dies). A rare mint, from which Aulock found only 49 coins with imperial portraits (Hadrian-Herennia Etruscilla), coming from a total of only 16 obverse dies.
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