RPC III, 3410

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3410
Province Cyprus
Region Cyprus
City Koinon of Cyprus
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Dating AD 114-6
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙϹ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΩ ΑΡΙϹΤΩ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Optimus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus tribunicia potestate consul VI
Obverse design radiate and draped bust of Trajan, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞ ΥΠΑΤΟ Ϛ ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΚΥΠΡΙΩΝ
Reverse design temple of Aphrodite at Paphos, in which conical xoanon
Metal Brass
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 7
Reference BMC 36–7; Parks 20a
Specimens 10 (7 in the core collections)
Note Atomic absorption spectrophotometry on 2: Cu 82,1%; Zn 15,1%

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 36 (and pl. XVI, 6)
2 2     L BMC 37 (and pl. XVI, 7: rev.)
3 3     P: 818
4 4     P Wa 4847
5 5     P: Delepierre
6 6     A: 5806a
7 7     B: v. Gansauge
8 8     B: Löbb.
9 9     Weber 7754
10 10     ✸ Roma Numismatics 2, 2 Oct. 2011, lot 654