The Hexassarion denomination
The hexassarion was a bronze denomination worth 6 asses - assarion in Greek.

It was commonly struck by Roman Provincial mints, and was not struck to a standard weight but rather to some local standard. It was simply a coin worth 6 of the local basic coin denomination.
(1) Decius
An AE Hexassarion struck 249-251 AD in Tarsos
Obverse: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right from behind; AY ΚE Γ ΜEC ΔΚOY ΔEΚΙ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟС CE / Π__Π

Reverse: Dionysos standing left, holding grapes and thyrsus, panther left head turned back; TAPCOV M_H_TPOΠOΛEΩ_C // A / M / K __ Γ / B

Diameter: 30 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 13.8 g

249 - Jun 251 AD

Cop 402; RPC online Volume IX, № 1364
An AE Hexassarion struck 254-268 AD in Sagalassos
Obverse: draped bust on crescent right wearing stephane; CE·CAΛΩNINA / ς

Reverse: Nike advancing right, holding wreath and trophy; CAΓAΛA_C_CEΩN

Diameter: 29.5 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 12.3 g
No notes for this coin
Possibly unpublished (SNG von Aulock 5201 for obverse die)