Contorniate with bust of Trajan
Mid–late 4th century A.D.
Diameter: 37 mm. Weight: 20.59 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan right.
TRAIANVSAVGCOSIIIIPP Monogram of P and E at right.
Reverse: Amphion and Zethus at left and right tie Dirce to a bull. In front, Antiope.
By 1970: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., April 8, 1970
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour