Dupondius with bust of Trajan

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 103–111


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.62 gm.

Accession Number

92.56

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Trajan, radiate, right, with drapery on left shoulder.
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Reverse: Fortuna, draped, standing left, holding rudder in front of prow in right hand and cornucopiae in left.
SPQROPTIM[OPRINCI]PI S C (left and right, in field)

Provenance

By 1892: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, January 6, 1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury