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Coin of Magydus with bust of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Athena stands left, spear in left hand and Nike holding wreath on right hand. Shield at feet beside spear. Inscription in Greek in right field and in left. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Magydus, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 4.62 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1207

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins