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Dupondius with bust of Trajan

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Obverse: Bust of Trajan, radiate, right, with drapery on left shoulder. [IMPCAESNERV]AETR[AIANOAVGGER DAC]PMTRPCOSVPP] 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

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins