RPC III, 6289


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6289
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Arsinoite (nome of Upper Egypt)
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 ΑΡϹΙΝΟΙΤΗϹ ΝΟΜΟϹ, L ΙΒ
Reverse design young Sobek/Kronos standing, left, holding harpa in left hand, and bust of Premarres (Amenemhet III), right, in right hand; before, crocodile, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cologne de Geus 10, 16–17 Oct. 2000, lot 2345
2 2     ✸ A: 301/1429 Geissen & Weber, ZPE 144, 2003, pl. II.13
3 3     Aiello = Mabbott 3704.