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Coin of Nicopolis with bust of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan to right, drapery on left shoulder. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Nike to right with palm and wreath. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

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

Mint

Nicopolis, Pontus

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

66.930

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins