RPC III, 2382

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2382
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Without magistrate name
Obverse inscription ΑΥΚΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Traianus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ
Reverse design Hermes naked but for chlamys, standing l., holding purse in r. hand and caduceus in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.43 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 66
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note It is difficult to decide whether AYKP stands for ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ or AY KAICAP

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 66
2     ✸ Hauck and Aufhäuser 19, 21–22 Mar. 2006, lot 288
3     Naumann 98, 3 Jan. 2012, lot 530
4     H.I. coll.