RPC III, 6531


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6531
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Pelusion (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 ΠΗΛΟΥϹΙΝ, L ΙΕ
Reverse design young Horus of Mount Kasion/Zeus Kasios, standing, l., wearing hem-hem crown, half naked, holding sceptre in l. hand, pomegranate in r. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 18.31 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Cologne de Geus 10, 16–17 Oct. 2000, lot 2402 = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 164, 2008, fig. 10 p. 297
2     NY: 1944.100.56298