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Trajan (98-117) (ruler)

Alexandria (mint)




drachm (denomination)

Roman Provincial (Series)

Egypt (subseries)

Alexandria (subsubseries)


copper alloy


weight: (object): 26.62 g
die axis: (object): 0 degrees
image(width): 34.50 mm
image(height): 34.33 mm


110 to 111


given: Rogers, G.F., Dr 1934-08-02 (Filtered for: Coins and Medals)

Erik Christiansen suggests that this may have been part of a hoard group as with CM.36-1934 to CM.90-1934


  1. design
    Position: obverse
    Content: [AVT TRAIA]N S / [EB GERM DAKIK]
    Description: Laureate head of Trajan right
  2. design
    Position: reverse
    Description: Triumphal arch with three gateways surmounted by statue of Emperor with sceptre and laurel branch in spread sextiga

Production Notes

Issue mark [L]I / D

Production Place

Alexandria (mint) (place)

Catalogue ref/s


Accession Number

CM.54-1934 (Coins and Medals)
(Reference Number: 166444; Input Date: 2008-12-05 / Last Edit: 2008-12-05)

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