Coin of Sardis with bust of Trajan, struck under L. Baebius Tullus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 98–117


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sardis

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 8.95 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1216

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Two bound captives, at left and right of trophy.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour