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Didrachm of Caesarea with bust of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Club. Inscription in Greek around. (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. 98–99

Mint

Caesarea, Cappadocia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.59 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1438

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins