RPC III, 6428


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6428
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Xoite (nome of Lower Egypt)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ
Nominative Imperator Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, right, draped and cuirassed, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΞΟΙΤΗϹ, L ΙΓ
Reverse design bearded Amon-Ra standing, facing, head left, wearing sun disk upon ram horns, holding long sceptre in left hand, and ram, right, in right hand; ram, left, at his feet in left field
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 28798
2 2     ✸ A: 5061 Geissen & Weber, ZPE 155, 2006, fig. 35 p. 299
3 3     DS11064, pl. 307.