Contorniate with bust of Trajan
Mid–late 4th century A.D.
Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 101.
Diameter: 38 mm. Weight: 24.09 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trajan right.
Palm engraved in field.
Reverse: Charioteer driving quadriga to right, he holds wreath and palm and looks to left.
FL A VIANV [S]
By 1959: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; December 14. 1960: purchased by MFA from Munzen und Medaillen A.G. for $ 70.00
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour