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Roman Empire

Ruler: Herennia Etruscilla wife of Trajan Decius
Reigned: (Trajan Decius' reign) 249 - 251 AD
Denomination: AR Antoninianus
Mint: Rome
Date of Issue: 250 AD
Obverse: Diademed, draped bust right. "HER. ETRVSCILLA AVG."
Reverse: Pudicitia, veiled, seated left, holding sceptre and right hand drawing veil. "PVDICITIA AVG."
Reference: RCVM 9495, RSC 19, RIC 59b
Weight: 4.4 gms
Diameter: 21.1 mm

HERENNIA ETRUSCILLA (Herennia Cupressenia Etruscilla)

Herennia Etruscilla was the wife of Trajan Decius and the mother of Herennius Etruscus and Hostilian. She came from Italian aristocracy but is practically unknown to history except from her coins.

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