RPC III, 6388


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6388
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Memphite (nome of Lower Egypt)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ
Nominative Imperator Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, r., nude and with aegis on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΝΟΜΟϹ ΜΕΝΦΕΙΤΗϹ, L ΙΕ
Reverse design Isis standing, r., holding sceptre in r. hand, and raised uraeus, r., in l. hand; behind her, Apis bull standing, r., wearing sun disk
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 3968 Égypte romaine, 1997, p. 87 no. 80 = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 153, 2005, fig. 6 p. 315
2 2     D6298, DS pl. 304 = Naville Numismatics 64, 21 Mar. 2021, lot 407