RPC III, 3256

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3256
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Cos III
Dating AD 100
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙΣ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟΣ ΣΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus tribunicia potestate consul III
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r., with small aegis on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞ ΥΠΑΤ Γ
Reverse design Tyche of the City, turreted and veiled, seated, r., on rocks, holding palm; at her feet, river god Kydnos swimming, r.; in field, r., ΤΑΡ
Metal Silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Ziegler 655; Prieur 753
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Ziegler 655
2 2     Prieur coll. (ex Monete e Medaglie Asta 29, 1993, lot 297) (this coin illustrated by Prieur)
3 3     Sternberg XV, 11–12 Apr. 1985, lot 387
4 4     Leu EA 13, 15 Aug. 2020, lot 927
5 5     ✸ Leu EA 2, 3 Dec. 2017, lot 489