Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 48
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 Athena Alkis standing r., brandishing spear in r. hand and holding shield on l. arm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Reference Sv —, NC 1949, 38/10
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend clockwise starting at 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1947,0606.715 NC 1949, pl. V, 10
2 2     L: 1947,0606.1288
3 3     Künker 136, Traeger coll., 10 Mar. 2008, lot 392