As with bust of Trajan
about A.D. 112–115
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 10.80 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Trajan, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.
Reverse: Hercules standing, club in right hand, lion’s skin in left.
In field: S C
Said to be from the Helbing Sale, April 29, 1931, lot 606; by date unknown: V. J. E. Ryan Collection; by 1952: with Glendining & Co., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (Glendining & Co. auction of the V. J. E. Ryan Collection, part 5, April 2-3, 1952, lot 2768 [partial]); purchased at the Ryan sale by A. H, Baldwin; June 6,1952: purchased from A. H. Baldwin by Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 17, 1986
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the Name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule