RPC III, 2909

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2909
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Year 115 (ΕΙΡ)
Dating AD 112/13
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΝΕ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙ ϹΕ ΓΕΡ ΔΑΚΙΚΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΕⲰΝ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΕΙΡ
Reverse design funeral pyre; on top, r., palm; in field, l., tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 6.62 g
Axis 3, 5, 6, 11
Reference Rec —; Dalaison 23–24
Specimens 6
Die-links 1, 5–6: same pair of dies. 2–3: same pair of dies. 1–3, 5–6: same obv. die. 1, 4–6: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Amsterdam: S 2567 Dalaison 24a
2     Winterthur: G 7906 ex Kölner Münzkabinett 49, 1989, lot 511; Jacquier Münzliste 12, Herbst' 90, lot 199; MM 81, 1995, lot 448 = Dalaison 23b and Pl. 3
3     Amasya: 78.2.24 Ireland 112 = Dalaison 23a
4     Lindgren III, 133 = Dalaison 24b
5     ✸ R. Effler coll. (ex WAG Online 59, 6 Dec. 2015, lot 18)
6     Kölner Münzkabinett 112, 19 Oct. 2019, lot 132