RPC III, 6304


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6304
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Ombite (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 ΟΜΒΙΤΗϹ ΝΟΜΟϹ, L ΙΒ
Reverse design cuirassed Haroeris standing, right, wearing sun disk upon ram horns, holding spear in right hand, and crocodile, right, in left hand; before, crocodile
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC N106
2 2     Turin: 8915 Di San Quintino, Medaglie, 1833, no. 1 p. 5
3 3     D6328 (rev. illus.), DS pl. 308
4 4     R. Dauwe coll. 113.01011
5 5     Washington: 7586.400