RPC III, 6355


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6355
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Oxyrhynchite (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 ΝΟΜΟϹ ΟΞΥΡΥΝΧΕΙΤΗϹ, L ΙΒ
Reverse design Thoeris/Athena standing, left, wearing helmet, holding double axe in left hand, and Nike with crown and palm, right, in right hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 1875/530
2 2     ✸ A: 4999 Dem 3523 = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 151, 2005, pl. I.1
3 3     DS11080, pl. 308.