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
Nominative Imperator Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, right, nude and with aegis on left shoulder
Reverse inscription ΦΘΕΜΦΟΘΥ ΝΟΜΟϹ, L ΙΒ
Reverse design Isis standing, facing, head left, wearing basileion, left arm lowered, holding in right hand young Harpocrates/Heracles nude, sitting on a lotus flower, left, right hand to the mouth, club on left shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

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