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Coin of Cremna with bust of Trajan II Decius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right. IMP.CAES.G.MES.Q.TRA.DECIVS (note that the Q in the inscription is actually the Greek letter Koppa) Reverse: Wolf to right, nursing twins. COLIVLAVG In ex.: CREM (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 249–251

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 17.56 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.902

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins