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Coin of Laodicea with head of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate head of Trajan right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Turreted, veiled bust of Tyche right. Inscription in Greek around. Monogram at right. (see media screen for monogram and Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 114

Mint

Laodicea, Syria

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 9.42 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.532

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins