RPC III, 6522


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6522
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Isidos Polis (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 ΙϹΙΔΟϹ ΠΟΛΙϹ, L ΙΓ
Reverse design Isis, standing, facing, head left, wearing basileion, peplos knotted under breast, holding long sceptre in left hand, basileion in right hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ WB coll., Köln
2 2     DS10963, pl. 301 = Inasta 33, 18 Feb. 2010, lot 1163 (Figari - Mosconi 1965)