RPC III, 6558


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6558
Province Uncertain
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑ ΝΕΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΡΙ ϹΕ Γ Δ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Traianus Optimus Augustus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡ (in field, r.)
Reverse design captive right seated below trophy΄on ground, left arms
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note The letters on the reverse are not clear. See also the very similar 6552 with ΔΑ, though that is presumably earlier as its obverse lacks Aristos.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     FLK coll.
2 2     FLK coll.
3 3     ✸ VCoins Jencek Historical Enterprise
4 4     T. Buggey coll., ex Pecunem 39, 3 Jan. 2016, lot 457 = Agora Auctions Numismatic 74, 5 June 2018, lot 193