RPC III, 6492


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Coin type
Volume III
Number 6492
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Sethroite (nome of Lower Egypt)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ ΔΑΚΙΚ
Nominative Imperator Traianus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, left, nude and with aegis on left shoulder
Reverse inscription [ϹΕ]ΘΡω[ΙΤΗϹ], L ΙΓ
Reverse design young Horus of Mesen standing, left, wearing pschent and military dress, holding spear in right hand, and parazonium in left hand lifting chlamys
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 4023