RPC III, 3866

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 3866
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Year 227
Dating AD 117
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΩ ΚΑΙ
Nominative Imperator Nerva Traianus Caesar
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ ΝΑΥΑΡΧΙΔΟΣ (in double arc r.)
Reverse design Cadmus advancing l. on prow, looking back, pointing forward with his extended r. hand, holding cloak about his waist with his l.; in l. field, L ΖΚΣ
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 10.54 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1471, BMC 218, Abou Diwan 1450–515
Specimens 82

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 218
2     L BMC 219
3     L BMC 220
4     L BMC 221
5     L BMC 222
6     L BMC 223
7     G SNG 3343
8     P: 1749
9     P: 1750
10     P: 1751
11     P: 1752
12     B: 16978
13     B: Bonnet
14     B: 8162
15     B: Löbb.
16     B: Löbb.
17     B: Löbb.
18     B: I-B
19     Cop SNG 252
20     O
21     O
22     C SNG Leake 2404
23     C SNG Leake 2405
24     NY
25     NY
26     NY
27     NY
28     NY
29     NY
30     Dresden: 3088
31     Dresden: 1793
32     V: GR 22205
33 –68     see Abou Diwan
69     CNG MBS 57, 4 Apr. 2001, lot 893
70     Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 2094
71     CNG EA 127, 23 Nov. 2005, lot 223 (ex Freeman and Sear 8, 5 Feb. 2003, lot 340)
72     T. Buggey coll., ex CNG EA 127, 23 Nov. 2005, lot 224 = Agora Auctions Numismatic 74, 5 June 2018, lot 155
73     ✸ CNG EA 160, 14 Mar. 2007, lot 238
74     Gemini VI, Dr. Stephen Gerson coll., 10 Jan. 2010, lot 675
75     CNG EA 247, 12 Jan 2011, lot 247
76     CNG 160, 14 March 2007, lot 238
77     Cop SNG 252
78     Rouvier ( = Rouvier pl. IX.3). Analysis on BMC 218 10461W
79     Freiburg: 12487
80     Münster: M 1509
81     Leeds-UL: 1310
82     Leeds-UL: 1311