RPC III, 6524


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6524
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Naucratis (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 ΝΑΥΚΡΑΤΙϹ, L ΙΒ
Reverse design Isis, standing, facing, head right, wearing basileion, peplos knotted under breast (?), holding long sceptre in right hand, serpent Shai/Agathos Daimon, wearing pschent (?), in left hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 26118 Geissen & Weber, ZPE 155, 2006, fig. 25 p. 298
2 2     Frankfurt: 1369