RPC III, 24

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 24
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Koinon of Crete
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Dating c. 115 (?)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤⲰΡ ΑΥΓ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΓΕΡ ΔΑΚΙ
Nominative Imperator Augustus Traianus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, with paludamentum on l. shoulder, viewed from front, l.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΚΡΗΤⲰΝ
Reverse design Cybele turreted seated l. on throne, holding patera in her r. hand, l. arm resting on tympanum; at her feet, l. and r., a lion
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference Sv 73
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend clockwise starting at 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 18
2     B: I-B Sv pl. XXXIV, 11: rev.
3     B: Löbb.