RPC III, 3509


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 3509
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Tetradrachms; ‘Alexandria style’; Year 1
Dating AD 98
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙΣ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑ ΣΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right, with small aegis
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥΣ ΝΕΟΥ ΙΕΡΟΥ Α
Reverse design eagle standing right, wings spread, on thunderbolt; at right palm
Metal silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Reference Prieur 152; McAlee 423
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)
Note [5 obv. dies]

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Prieur coll.
2 2     ✸ McAlee coll.
3 3     Vedrines VSO 5 July 1985, lot 164 (ex Bendenoun, The Numismatic Auction 2, 1983, lot 304)
4 4     R. Deutsch stock 2005
5 5     Prieur database