RPC III, 590


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 590
Province Achaea
Region Epirus
City Phoenice
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Trajan, with paludamentum, seen from rear, right
Reverse inscription ΦΟΙΝΕΙΚΑΙωΝ
Reverse design Emperor in military dress standing left, holding ?
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note The attribution of this coin to Phoenice is certain, though it was not published by S. Gjongecaj in RN 2010. The new coin (/2) suugests he is holding a round object (a globe?) as well as a spear (?). There may also be something at his feet.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Phoenice ?
2 2     David Lowe coll.