RPC III, 6526


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Coin type
Volume III
Number 6526
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
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, r., nude and with aegis on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΝΑΥΚΡΑΤΙϹ, L ΙΓ
Reverse design serpent-headed Shai/Agathos Daimon, wearing pschent, nemes, and paludamentum, cuirassed, standing, facing, head l., holding parazonium in l. hand, and hawk wearing pschent, l., in r. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 23.86 g
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC N39, Geissen & Weber, ZPE 155, 2006, fig. 27 p. 298
2     D6405, DS pl. 306
3     D6406 (rev. illus.), DS pl. 306 (year uncertain) = Naville 44, 4 Nov. 2018, lot 361
4     DS11054, pl. 306 (year uncertain but same design as the three others)
5     Dutilh, JIAN 3, 1900, p. 318 (not illus.).