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Coin type
Volume III
Number 40
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 ΓΟΡΤΥϹ
Reverse design Hero Gortys with helmet walking l., holding spear and shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.40 g
Axis 6
Reference Sv 93
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC Gortyna 84
2     O: Cameron 1948
3     V Sv pl. XXXV, 7
4     B: Löbb.
5     ✸ CNG EA 345, 25 Feb. 2015, lot 96