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Denarius with head of Trajan

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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

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins