RPC III, 2981

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2981
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Cos II
Dating AD 98/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΝΕΡΟΥΑϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒΑϹ ΓΕΡΜ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus consul II
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Reverse inscription ΥΠΑΤ ΔΕΥΤ
Reverse design Male figure bearded standing facing, head right, helmeted, in military dress, holding spear in right, left resting on shield
Metal silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 5
Reference S 159, Metcalf Conspectus 51a, Ganschow 116a
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: Löbb.
2 2     NY: 1983.159.8 Metcalf Hoard 167 and Pl. 9
3 3     ✸ Henseler 202 (ex Johnson coll. [= S fig. 46]; Vecchi 12, 5 June 1998, lot 1000)
4 4     C Corpus Christi SNG VI, II, 1712, ex Sotheby 12.8.1875, lot 89
5 5     N&N London EA 39, 4 Nov. 2023, lot 379