RPC III, 6419

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 6419
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Phthemphuti (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 ΦΘΕΜΦΟΘΥ ΝΟΜΟϹ, L ΙΒ
Reverse design Isis standing, facing, head l., wearing basileion, l. arm lowered, holding in r. hand young Harpocrates/Heracles nude, sitting on a lotus flower, l., r. hand to the mouth, club on l. shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 23.67 g
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Frankfurt: 1373
2     Milan SNG 948 = Catalogo Iside, 1997, no. IV.84
3     ✸ A: 5058 Dem 3564 = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 155, 2006, fig. 18 p. 297
4     DS11169, pl. 313 = Naville 43, 23 Sept. 2018, lot 342