Coin of Cnossus (?) with head of Zeus Diktaios, struck under L. Lollius

Roman Provincial
Late Republican Period
about 37–34 B.C.


Mint: Crete, Cnossus (?)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1344.

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 23.24 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

12.1161

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: head of Zeus Diktaios to right, diademed.
In front, scepter.
Under chin: B.
Dotted border.
Reverse: Curule chair with cushioned seat.
Above L. LOLLIVS Between legs, numeral letter F

Provenance

Purchased of C.T. Seltman (10/-)
Purchased for $ 19.66 (this figure is the total price of MFA 12.1158-12.1163)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund