RPC III, 661

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 661
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Philippi
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Augustus (—)
Issue Cos V
Dating AD 103/11
Obverse inscription IMP [CAES NER]VA TRAIAN AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, with paludamentum, seen from rear, l.
Reverse inscription COL AVG IVL PHILIP
Reverse design base inscribed DIVVS/AVG, statue of Augustus in military dress crowned by statue of Divus Julius wearing toga; to l. and r., altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.63 g
Axis 6
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–3: same obv. die.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Princeton Firestone Library 2000–66 (ex CNG MBS 55, 13 Sept. 2000, lot 913)
2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch EA 274, 20 Nov. 2020, lot 2536 (ex Lanz 132, 27 Nov. 2006, lot 380; CNG EA 262, 17 Aug. 2011, lot 223)
3     Roma Numismatics IV, 30 Sep.-1st Oct. 2012, lot 2114 (ex Art Coins Roma 4, 5 Dec. 2011, lot 68)