Province Egypt
City Alexandria 
Region Egypt
Reign Trajan
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, right, nude and with aegis on left shoulder
Reverse inscription Η[ΡΑΚΛΕω]ΠΟΛΙΤΗϹ, L ΙΕ
Reverse design young Harsomtous/Heracles standing, left, wearing kalathos, inside Egyptian temple with two columns decorated with uraei, right hand to the mouth, and cradling club in left arm, on both sides, hawk standing on pedestals

Coin no. 1 of RPC III, 6372


Museum Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris (France)
Inventory no. 1301
Reference Price & Trell, Coins and Their Cities, 1977, p. 222 fig. 491 [shrine of Isis with sacred birds on pedestals, attributed to the Aphroditopolite] =SNG France 4, Alexandrie 1, 1139 [not identified as nome coin] = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 151, 2005, pl. III.30 [identification followed here]
Diameter 33
Weight 17.69
Axis 12
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