Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 21
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Koinon of Crete
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Dating c. 115 (?)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΑΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΓΕΡ [ ]
Nominative Imperator Augustus Traianus Germanicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΚΡΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design river god reclining left, holding branch in right hand, left arm resting on overturned vase whence water flows
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference Sv 67 corr.
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend anticlockwise starting at 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 25, Sv pl. XXXIV, 6: rev.
2 2     Cop SNG 579