Coin of Coracesium with bust of Trajan

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 98–117


Mint: Cilicia, Coracesium

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 19.66 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

1972.992

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated to left, scepter in left hand, phiale in right. Eagle at his feet.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1970: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen auction 41, June 18-19, 1970, lot 566); by 1972: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., December 13, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour