Coin of Cremna with bust of Trajan II Decius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 249–251


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 17.56 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.902

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right. IMP.CAES.G.MES.Q.TRA.DECIVS
(note that the Q in the inscription is actually the Greek letter Koppa)
Reverse: Wolf to right, nursing twins.
COLIVLAVG In ex.: CREM

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour