Sestertius with bust of Trajan

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 99–100


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 26.15 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.441

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Trajan, right, laureate.
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Reverse: Concordia seated left, cornucopia in left hand, patera in right above flaming altar.
TRPOT COSIIIPP SC in exergue

Provenance

By 1965: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 1-11 John Adam Street, The Adelphi, London; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., April 14, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour