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Coin of Koinon of Galatia with head of Trajan, struck under Pomponius Bassus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Trajan to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Demeter seated left, sceptre in left hand, ears of corn in right. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., October 14, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Galatia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 22.23 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1938

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins