Coin of Cnossus with bust of Augustus, struck under C. Petronius and M. Antonius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 4–14


Mint: Crete, Cnossus

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 8.16 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.434

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Augustus to right.
In field right: N below: CN at left: [C.I]
Reverse: Labyrinth.
Above: [C.] PETRONIO [S] below: [M.ANTONIO] at right: II.VIR
at left: [EX-DD]

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour