Denarius with bust of Trajan

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 114–117


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.20 gm. Die Axis: 8

Accession Number

17.3283

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Trajan, laureate, right, drapery on left shoulder, front and back.
IMPTRAIANOAVGGERDACPMTRPCOSVIPP (A’s without cross bars)
Reverse: Trajan on horseback to left, right fore-foot raised, holding long spear reversed in right hand and naked sword in left.
S.P.Q.R.OPT IMOPRINCIPI

Credit Line

Source unidentified