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Coin of Ephesus with head of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate head of Trajan to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cult statue of Ephesian Artemis stands facing. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1966: with Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. AG, June 1, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 98–117

Mint

Ephesus, Asia: Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 11.62 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.312

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins