Coin of Koinon of Crete with bust of Trajan

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 98–117


Mint: Crete

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 14.43 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.2160

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan to left, drapery on shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Artemis to right, bow in left hand, reaching for arrow with right.
Dog to right beside her.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour