RPC III, 3540

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3540
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Tr Pot XV Cos V
Dating AD 110/11
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙϹ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus tribunicia potestate XV consul V
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r. above eagle standing r.; club below head
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞ ΙΕ ΥΠΑΤ Ε
Reverse design Tyche of Antioch seated on rocks, r., holding in her r. hand two ears of wheat and poppy-head; at her feet, river god Orontes swimming r., looking l.
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 14.07 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Wruck 160, Prieur 1498, McAlee 470
Specimens 110 (15 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 17, 73: same obv. die. 5, 27: same obv. die as 3539/38, 57. 9, 11: same obv. die. 12, 62, 76: same obv. die. 13, 81: same obv. die. 18, 71: same obv. die. 23, 34, 79, 89: same obv. die. 33: same obv. die as 3539/22, 87. 39, 53, 59, 65, 82, 84, 94: same obv. die as 3539/50, 124. 60, 67: same obv. die. 64, 97: same obv. die. 85: same obv. die as 3539/109, 118. 88, 100: same obv. die.
Note [64 obv. dies, 5 shared with 3539]

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 29
2     L: 1928,0130.81
3     O: (Sir C. Warren, 1888)
4     C McClean 9536 (and Pl. 353, 12)
5     C McClean 9537 (and Pl. 353, 13)
6     P: 374
7     ✸ P: 1965/917
8     P: Chandon 1848
9     Amsterdam: S 2928
10     Amsterdam: S 2929
11     Amsterdam: S 2930
12     Amsterdam: S 2931
13     Amsterdam: S 2932
14     Mu
15     Mu
16     Mu
17     B: 18201044, Löbb.
18     B: 18200812, I-B
19     Jerusalem Israel Museum 13467
20     NY: 1944.100.63554
21     NY: 1944.100.63556
22     Yale: 2001.87.4559
23     Yale: 2001.87.4560
24     Yale: 2001.87.45565
25     Banias hoard 30
26     Banias hoard 41
27     Banias hoard 57
28     Banias hoard 62
29     Banias hoard 86
30     Banias hoard 127
31     Banias hoard 140
32     Banias hoard 146
33     Banias hoard 153
34     Cisjordania hoard 315
35     Julia hoard
36     Prieur coll. (plated) = CNG EA 449, 31 July 2019, lot 324
37     Prieur coll. (ex Cisjordania hoard 70) = CNG EA 443, 1 May 2019, lot 342
38     Gilmore coll.
39     McAlee coll. (ex Triton I, 2 Dec. 1997, lot 709) ( = McAlee 470)
40     Florange and Ciani, Allotte de la Fuÿe coll., 17 Feb. 1925, lot 983
41     MM FPL 336, July 1972, lot 35
42     Sternberg 25 Nov. 1976, lot 512
43     Baudey and Pesce, 24 Nov. 1978, lot 239
44     Peus 298, 23 Oct. 1979, lot 274
45     MünzZentrum 53, 13 Nov. 1984, lot 2007
46     Elsen VSO 3, 5 July 1985, lot 154
47     Elsen VSO 7, 21 Apr. 1987, lot 146
48     MünzZentrum 64, 15 Apr. 1988, lot 220
49     MünzZentrum 68, 25 Apr. 1990, lot 463 (ex MünzZentrum 67, 7 Nov. 1989, lot 1725)
50     Hirsch 166, 16 May 1990, lot 889
51     GM 60, 5 Oct. 1990, lot 710 (part of)
52     Hirsch 170, 22 May 1991, lot 1194 (ex Hirsch 159, 21 Sept. 1988, lot 706)
53     Berk BBS 70, 16 Mar. 1992, lot 463
54     GM 62, 20 Apr. 1993, lot 764
55     CNG MBS XXVII, 29 Sept. 1993, lot 1299 (ex Sotheby’s 9 Oct. 1992, lot 1129; Ponterio 60, 20 Jan. 1993, lot 111)
56     MünzZentrum 80, 28 Nov. 1994, lot 155 (ex Emporium 26, 30 Nov. 1992, lot 43)
57     Hirsch 188, 22 Nov. 1995, lot 664
58     CNG MBS 37, 20 Mar. 1996, lot 1127
59     NAC G, 10 Apr. 1997, lot 1630
60     CNG MBS 43, 24 Sept. 1997, lot 1098
61     Vecchi Nummorum Auctiones 12, 5 June 1998, lot 1001
62     Tkalec 23 Nov. 1998, lot 156
63     Lanz 92, 4 June 1999, lot 549 (ex Finarte 995, 26 Nov. 1996, lot 879)
64     Hirsch 205, 22 Sept. 1999, lot 808 (ex Hirsch 187, 19 Sept. 1995, lot 1223; Hirsch 198, 11 Feb. 1998, lot 585)
65     Hirsch 224, 20 Nov. 2002, lot 599
66     Künker 83, 17 June 2003, lot 867
67     Gorny & Mosch 126, 13 Oct. 2003, lot 2096
68     Hirsch 231, 26 Nov. 2003, lot 664
69     Venus Galleries Eshop 2003
70     Hirsch 233, 12 Feb. 2004, lot 1756
71     Gorny & Mosch 130, 9 Mar. 2004, lot 1918
72     Heidelberg Münzhandlung H. Grün 41, 14 May 2004, lot 353
73     Gorny & Mosch 134, 11 Oct. 2004, lot 2200
74     Ebay 2004 2219118744 = eBay 2004 3941279510
75     Ebay 2004 3926285336
76     NAC P, 12 May 2005, lot 2015
77     Pegasi XIII, 8 Nov. 2005, lot 310
78     Spink stock 2005
79     Ofek eBay 2005
80     Gorny & Mosch 147, 6 Mar. 2006, lot 2580
81     CNG EA 136, 29 Mar. 2006, lot 179
82     CNG EA 137, 12 Apr. 2006, lot 114 (ex NFA 32, Summer/Fall 1986, lot 801; CNG MBS 63, 21 May 2003, lot 1087)
83     MM Deutschland 20, Righetti coll., 10 Oct. 2006, lot 890
84     MM Deutschland 20, Righetti coll., 10 Oct. 2006, lot 891
85     Pegasi XV, 24 Oct. 2006, lot 274
86     Berk VCoins 2006 (ex Ofek eBay 2005 3968878577)
87     Forum VCoins 2006
88     CNG EA 161, 28 Mar. 2007, lot 178 (ex CNG MBS 60, 22 May 2002, lot 1396)
89     CNG EA 182, 20 Feb. 2008, lot 179 (ex CNG MBS 43, 24 Sept. 1997, lot 1136)
90     Triton XII, 6 Jan. 2009, lot 1276 (part of)
91     Triton XII, 6 Jan. 2009, lot 1276 (part of)
94     Rauch 85, 12 May 2010, lot 753
95     CNG EA 249, 9 Feb. 2011, lot 270
96     Peus 403, 27 Apr. 2011, lot 801 (ex Hirsch 187, 4 May 1994, lot 720; GM 108, 2 Apr. 2001, lot 1541; Lanz 106, 27 Nov. 2001, lot 387)
97     Noble Numismatics 97, 26 July 2011, lot 3328
98     Lanz 106, 27 Nov. 2011, lot 387 (ex Hirsch 187, 4 May 1994, lot 720; Gorny & Mosch 108, 2 Apr. 2001, lot 1541)
99     CGF Stock
100     CGF Stock
101     Ebay 1238311911
102     Ebay 1319511810
103     Ebay 1333463033
104     Ebay 1348637397
105     Ebay 1352856694
106     Ebay 1362758003
107     Ebay 1368942320
108     Ebay 3302453299
109     Banias hoard 212
110     Banias hoard 213
111     Freiburg: 12302
112     Boston: 1998.514