RPC III, 1949


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1949
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Hyrcanis
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Magistrate Marcus Vettius Quintianus (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑ ϹΕ ΓΕ ΔΑ
Nominative Imperator Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Reverse design Dionysus standing left, himation over lower limbs and left shoulder, holding cantharus in right hand, left resting on thyrsus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 14 corr.
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)
Note Reverse legend is clockwise
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 14
2 2     P: 556 Wa 5041
3 3     NY: 1970.142.523
4 4     ✸ CGT coll., ex Pecunem Auction 28 lot 262