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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.2.154
Title
Trajan, one of three pieces
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
107-108 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Ascalon (Palestine)
Period
Roman Imperial period
Culture
Roman Provincial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/322703
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Die Axis
11
Denomination
tetradrachm
Date on Object
211
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: CEBACT
  • Reverse Inscription: ACKAL AIC
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Meshorer, ACNAC, 94
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund and purchase through the generosity of the Estate of Leo Mildenberg
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
2008.2.154
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: laureate head of Trajan, around Greek inscription
Rev.: Rev.: Rev.: Tyche standing on prow of galley l., holding standard and aphlaston, on l., altar, in r. field, dove and date, around Greek inscription

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