Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 35
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Koinon of Crete
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Dating c. 115 (?)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΑΥΓ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΓΕΡ ΔΑΚΙ
Nominative Imperator Augustus Traianus Germanicus Dacicus
Obverse design laureate head of Trajan, with drapery on shoulder, l.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΚΡΗΤⲰΝ
Reverse design infant Zeus naked seated l. on a globe, raising both hands; to l. goat, looking back; above, seven stars
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference Sv 85
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend clockwise starting at 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 675
2 2     P: 676 Sv pl. XXXV, 1: rev.
3 3     Winterthur GrMW 2292
4 4     B: I-B
5 5     Missere 177