RPC III, 1042


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1042
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Prusa ad Olympum
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ Κ Ϲ Γ Δ
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟΥϹΑΕΩΝ
Reverse design female figure (nymph of Mount Olympus?) reclining l., holding in l. branch; before her, tree; on ground, branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.25 g
Axis 1
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1911,1010.44
2     B: I-B
3     CGT coll. = Lydia Auction 11, 2 Oct. 2021, lot 648