Denarius with head of Trajan

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 103–111


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.08 gm.

Accession Number

12.476

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Trajan, laureate, right.
IMPTRAIANOAVGGERDACPMTRPCOSVPP
Reverse: Trajan, bare-headed, in military dress standing front on left, holding vertical spear in right hand and parazonium, sloping upwards to right, standing left and holding palm in left hand.
 SPQROPTIMOPRINCIPI

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark