RPC III, 1965

 

Image of specimen #26

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1965
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Magistrate Cl. Proclus (stephanephoros) ; Cl. Biôn (strategos)
Dating AD 100/5
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΟΥ ΥΩ ΝΕΡΒΑ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΩ ϹΕ ΓΕΡΜΑ
Nominative Imperator Caesar divi filius Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΤΕ ΚΛ ΠΡΟΚΛΟΥ ϹΤΡΑ ΚΛ ΒΙΩΝΟϹ, ΖΜΥΡ (in exergue)
Reverse design Heracles naked standing facing, head l., holding kotyle in r. hand, club and lion skin in l. crowned by female figure standing facing, looking l., clad in long chiton and peplos, wearing a sword at her side and holding a transverse sceptre in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 1, 2, 12
Reference Klose XIII, 26–40
Specimens 28 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 2532A Klose 38/1, with incorrect weight of 9.51
2 –21     See Klose 26–37, 38/2–40
22     Amsterdam: S 2611
23     Amsterdam: S 2612
24     Amsterdam: S 2613
25     V-ON SNG Leypold 741
26     ✸ CNG MBS 76, 12 Sept. 2007, lot 1070
27     Münster: M 1152
28     Boston: 66.281