RPC III, 3013

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3013
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Cos VI, Trajan not yet optimus
Dating AD 112–14
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙϹ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus tribunicia potestate consul VI
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right, drapery on left shoulder, aegis
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞ ΥΠΑΤΟ Ϛ
Reverse design Tyche standing left, holding rudder on globe in right, cornucopia in left
Metal silver
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference S —, Metcalf Hoard 363–72 and Pl. 20, Metcalf Conspectus 66b, Ganschow 133b
Specimens 8 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1983.900.140 Metcalf Hoard 371
2 2     NY: 1985.39.99 Metcalf Hoard 364
3 3     NY: 1985.39.104 Metcalf Hoard 365
4 4     NY: 1985.39.105 Metcalf Hoard 368
5 5     NY: 1985.39.106 Metcalf Hoard 370
6 6     NY: 1985.39.107 Metcalf Hoard 372
7 7     V. Wishnevsky Collection; ex Gorny & Mosch 181, 2009, lot 1866 = Gorny & Mosch 160, 2008, lot 2022
8 8     ✸ Olympus Numismatik 13, 14–15 June 2024, lot 360