RPC III, 6548


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6548
Province Uncertain
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ϹΕΒ(Α) Γ(Ε)
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΗΤΡΟϹ
Reverse design poppy head between two ears of corn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.14 g
Reference Mi Supp. VI, 29/197
Specimens 2
Note I-B, GM p. 108 (632), nο. 246 and Taf. VIII, 13 (rev.) attributed this coin to Elaea because of the name of Demeter and the design. But the coin looks like a Bithynian one
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P
2     ✸ Wildwinds (Andreas Able)