RPC III, 2048

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2048
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΟΥ ΥΩ ΝΕΡΒΑ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΩ ϹΕ ΓΕΡ
Nominative Imperator Caesar divi filius Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΤΕΜΙϹ ΕΦΕϹΙΑ (or ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ)
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis with supports
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference K 139
Specimens 10 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 2, 7–8: same obv. die.
Note ΓΕΡΜ changed to ΓΕΡ
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Lindgren III, 352
2 2     W. Holt coll.
3 3     Brüder Egger XLVI, Prowe coll., 11 May 1914, lot 869
4 4     Hirsch 174, 13–16 May 1992, lot 681
5 5     ✸ CGT coll., ex Roma Numismatics E-Sale 1, 31 Aug. 2013, lot 327
6 6     Tatiș (SNG Turkey 10) 124
7 7     Savoca 10 Blue, 29 Sept. 2018, lot 935
8 8     Rauch E-14, 14 Dec. 2013, lot 215
9 9     Leeds-UL: 714 Munz Zentrum 12 Apr. 1994, lot 1278
10 10     Boston: 66.312