Coin of Ephesus with head of Trajan

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 98–117


Mint: Asia: Ionia, Ephesus

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 11.62 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.312

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Trajan to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult statue of Ephesian Artemis standing facing.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1966: with Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. AG, June 1, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour