RPC III, 4898.3


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 4898.3
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue L IΘ = year 19
Dating AD 115/16
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ΑΡΙ ϹƐΒ ΓƐΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ (ΠΑΡ?)
Nominative Imperator Traianus Optimus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus Parthicus
Obverse design draped and laureate bust of Trajan, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΙΘ
Reverse design Elpis holding flower walking, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note New photo for /2 confirms the absence of a rev. Legend, and makes the obv bust clear.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY
2 2     ✸ Naville 29, 26 Feb. 2017, lot 379 = DS Supp 63