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Herennia Estruscilla

Herennia Cupressenia Estruscilla
Augusta (AD 249-253)

Herennia Estruscilla came from old Estruscan family and was the Wife of Trajan Decius and the mother of Herennius Etruscus and Hostilian. After the death of Trajan Decius, she stayed on as Augusta under her son-in-law Trebonianus Gallus. She may have died in the plague of 252 that also claimed her son Hostilian


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Herennia Estruscilla

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Coins of Herennia Estruscilla currently available

Herennia Estruscilla
Silver antoninianus issued AD 250.
Obv: HER ETRVSCILLA AVG, Diademed, draped bust facing right.
Rev: PVDICITIA AVG, Pudicitia seated left drawing veil from face holding traverse sceptre.
Nice Very Fine   |   AUD $75.00
Herennia Estruscilla
Silver antoninianus issued AD 250/251.
Obv: HER ETRVSCILLA AVG, Diademed, draped bust facing right.
Rev: FECVNDITAS AVG, Fecunditas standing holding cornucopiae, child at feet.
Nice Very Fine   |   AUD $120.00