RPC III, 2343

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2343
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Coinage with imperial portrait
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΟΥ ΥΩ ΝΕΡΒΑ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΩ ϹΕ ΓΕΡΜΑ
Nominative Imperator Caesar divi filius Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Trajan, left, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Athena right, helmeted, resting with her right on spear, and left on round shield facing Hermes, left, naked but for chlamys on left arm, holding purse in right, caduceus in left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 12
Reference Wa 6151
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1315 Wa 6151
2 2     ✸ CGT coll., ex Rauch Auktion 94 (2014) lot 566