Denarius with bust of Trajan

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 103–111


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.97 gm.

Accession Number

92.67

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Trajan, laureate, right, with aegis on left shoulder.
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Reverse: Pax, naked to waist, seated left on throne, holding branch extended in right hand and transverse sceptre in left; in front of her kneels a Dacian right, holding out hands.
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Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury