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Herennia Etruscilla

Herennia Cupressenia Etruscilla
Augusta (AD 249-252)

Herennia Etruscilla 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 remained Augusta under her husband's successorTrebonianus Gallus. She may have died in the plague of 252 that also claimed her son Hostilian


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Herennia Etruscilla

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Coins of Herennia Etruscilla currently available

Coin image Herennia Etruscilla
Silver antoninianus issued AD 250/251.
Obv: HER ETRVSCILLA AVG, Diademed, draped bust facing right.
Rev: PVDICITIA AVG, Pudicitia standing left drawing veil from face and holding traverse sceptre.
Very Fine-Extremely Fine   |   AUD $70.00
Coin image Herennia Etruscilla
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
Coin image Herennia Etruscilla
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