RPC III, 6406

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 6406
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Saite (nome of Lower Egypt)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, r., nude and with aegis on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ϹΑΕΙΤΗϹ ΝΟΜΟϹ, L ΙΓ
Reverse design Neith/Athena standing, facing, head l., wearing helmet and aegis, holding owl, l., in r. hand, spear in l. hand; Egyptian altar at her feet in l. field
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 22.29 g
Axis 12
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 1991.33.3 СNA XIII, 4 Dec. 1990, lot 229 = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 155, 2006, fig. 5 p. 296
2     D6367 (rev. illus.), DS pl. 310 = Naville 43, 23 Sept. 2018, lot 343
3     MM Deutschland 12, 11 Apr. 2003, lot 729 = MünzZentrum Köln 65, 1988, lot 492