Coin of Laerte with head of Trajan

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 98–117


Mint: Cilicia, Laerte

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.68 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

66.60

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Trajan to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Demeter seated left resting left hand on scepter and holding poppy and ear of corn in right hand.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour