RPC III, 2099


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Coin type
Volume III
Number 2099
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Traianus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΠΥΘΑΓΟΡΗϹ ϹΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design Pythagoras seated l., his r. hand raised
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.30 g
Reference Schultz, ‘Trajan auf Samos’, p. 182, III, 10–12
Specimens 6 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 237
2     Cop SNG 1733
3     V: GR 35087 ex Egger, Prowe coll., 11 May 1914, lot 1123
4     Klagenfurt 2797
5     N: Fiorelli 8269
6     B: 28850