RPC III, 4623


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 4623
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue L IE = year 15
Dating AD 111/12
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ
Nominative Imperator Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, right, nude and with aegis on left shoulder
Reverse inscription L ΙΕ
Reverse design Nilus in biga of hippopotami, galloping left, holding ears of corn and cornucopia; below, (genii and) lotus flowers
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1864,1118.341 BMC 405 (genii and flowers)
2 2     A: 1719 (flowers)
3 3     Aiello
4 4     DS Supp 96 (flowers)