RPC III, 3810

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3810
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Gabala
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue No date
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΝΕΡ ΚΑΙϹ ΤΡΑΙΑ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡ(Μ)
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ΓΑΒΑΛΕΩΝ, ϹⲰ (in exergue)
Reverse design eagle with wings spread, l. on palm; (star in l. field)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 4.15 g
Axis 10, 11, 12
Reference BMC 6
Specimens 21
Note 3: ϹⲰ read as ΕΝΡ (year 155 = AD 109/10, not 108/9 anyway); 2 and 3: star in field, l.; 10, 13: star in field, r.; 1, 4, 7, 8 (?): no palm but an exergue line under eagle

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 6
2     G SNG 3233
3     Mu SNG 828
4     NY: 0000.999.26817
5     NY: 1944.100.66240
6     NY: 1944.100.66241
7     NY: 1948.19.2047
8     Lindgren 2053
9     ✸ MM Deutschland 20, Righetti coll., 10 Oct. 2006, lot 640
10     MM Deutschland 20, Righetti coll., 10 Oct. 2006, lot 641 (part of)
11     CNG EA 203, Wagner coll., 28 Jan. 2009, lot 392
12     CNG EA 244, Wagner coll., 10 Nov. 2010, lot 348
13     CGT coll., ex Moneta Numismatic Services
14     P: 1019
15     P: 1017
16     P: Chandon 1396
17     P: Chandon 1395
18     P: Y2885.3
19     P: Chandon 1396A
20     P: Y23879.197
21     Agora Auctions Numismatic 74 (Buggey), 5 June 2018, lot 146