As with bust of Trajan

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 104–107


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 9.45 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.860

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Trajan, laureate, draped, right.
IMPCAESNERVAETRAIANOAVGGERDACPMTRPCOSVPP
Reverse: Octastyle temple on podium.
In center togate figure standing on low base.
In pediment seated figure between two reclining figures.
On roof five standing figures.
SC (in exergue) SPQROPTIMOPRINCIPI

Provenance

By date unknown: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection