RPC III, 2876

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2876
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Galatia
City Koinon of Galatia
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Magistrate T. Pomponius Bassus (presbeutès)
Issue Larger denomination
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒ ΓΕΡ
Nominative Imperator Nerva Traianus Caesar Augustus Germanicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΓΑΛΑΤΙΑΣ ΕΠΙ ΠΟΜΠΩΝΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΣ
Reverse design temple with six columns on podium with steps; pellet in the centre; clipeus in pediment; acroteria on cornices and apex
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference Stumpf 506
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.
Note In the pediment of 1, pellet and crescent.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: (Baldwin’s, 1929)
2 2     ✸ Hirsch 145, 1985, lot 345 = Hirsch 336, 7 Feb. 2018, lot 2460