Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 45
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Koinon of Crete
Reign Trajan
Person (obv.) Trajan (Augustus)
Dating c. 115 (?)
Obverse inscription ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Nominative Traianus Caesar
Obverse design laureate bust of Trajan, with paludamentum on l. shoulder, viewed from front, l.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΚΡΗΤⲰΝ
Reverse design Asclepius standing facing, head l., his r. hand resting on serpent-staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Reference Sv 80 corr., NC 1949, 38/8
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend clockwise starting at 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1947,0606.716 NC 1949, pl. V, 8: rev.
2 2     H. Schulman, The T. O. Mabbott coll., 6–11 June 1969, lot 1770