Herennia Etruscilla Empress of the Roman Empire from September 249 to June 251.
Annia Cupressenia Herennia Etruscilla was an Augusta and later regent of the Roman Empire, married to Emperor Decius, and mother of Emperors Herennius Etruscus and Hostilian.

As with most third-century Roman Empresses, very little is known about her. She was probably of senatorial family. It is assumed that her ancestors settled in Etrurian lands.

Herennia married Decius probably before 230 and gained the title Augusta when Decius became emperor 249.

She became regent on her son Hostilian, when Decius and Herennius were defeated and killed in the Battle of Abrittus in 251. She sunk into obscurity after her sons perished.
Herennia Etruscilla
An AR Antoninianus struck 250 AD in Rome
Obverse: HER ETRVSCILLA AVG, diademed and draped bust right, on crescent

Reverse: PVDICITIA AVG, Pudicitia seated left, holding scepter and drawing veil from face

Diameter: 241 mm
Die Orientation: 7 H
Weight: 495 g

EX Agora Auctions lot 31-185

RIC 59b; RSC 19.
An AR Antoninianus struck 250 AD in Rome
Obverse: diademed, draped bust on crescent right; HER ETRVSCILLA AVG

Reverse: Pudicitia seated left, pulling veil and holding scepter; PVDICITIA AVG

Diameter: 22.5 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 4.1 g
Rome 3rd emission, 250 AD ex Aurea
RIC IV 59b, RSC IV 19, SRCV III 9495
An AR Tetradrachm struck 249-251 AD in Antioch
Obverse: diademed and draped bust on crescent righ; EPENNIA ETPOYCKIΛΛA CEB ···

Reverse: eagle standing right on palm, wreath in beak; ΔHMAPX EΞOYCIAC / S C

Diameter: 25 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 11.7 g
No notes for this coin
Prieur: 610, CP 912