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Denarius with head of Trajan

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Obverse: Head of Trajan, laureate right, drapery on left. shoulder, front and back. IMPTRAIANOAVGGERDACPMTRP Reverse: Aequitas, draped, seated left, on seat without back, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left. COSVPPSPQROPTIMOPRINC

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1917

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 103–111

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm.

Accession Number

17.3319

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins