RPC III, 6554

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 6554
Province Uncertain
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΝƐΡΒΑ ΤΡΑΙΑΝⲰ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙ
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΤ ΛƐ
Reverse design palm branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 4.96 g
Axis 12
Specimens 13
Note These coins, dated year 35 (AD 105/6), were probably struck in the Kingdom of Armenia, as coins dated year 34, year 42 and year 43 are known at Nicopolis ad Lycum (2940-2945). The new coin, no. 3, confirms this attribution to Armenia.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Kovacs coll.
2     Kovacs coll.
3     Yerevan, National Museum of Armenia 20040/2
4     Naumann 92, 2 Aug. 2020, lot 411
5     Zeus Numismatics 13, 31 Oct. 2020, lot 433
6     Savoca 90 Blue, 28 Nov. 2020, lot 1134
7     Savoca 90 Blue, 28 Nov. 2020, lot 1135
8     ✸ Papillon Numismatic 5, 6 Mar. 2021, lot 474
9     CGT coll. = Biga Numismatics Online Auction 3, 13 June 2021, lot 175
10     Savoca 113rd Silver Auction, 19 Sep. 2021, lot 354
11     Biga Numismatics Online Auction 7, 4 Dec. 2021, lot 706
12     CNG EA 512, 23 Mar. 2022, lot 396
13     Demos 10, 14 May 2022, lot 686