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ID number:  BIRBI-R1090
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Trajan; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  112 - 114
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.05
Weight (g):  3.13
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1221. W. S. Lincoln & Son, 1930.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Trajan, laureate, r., draped. Reverse: Trajan's column surmounted by a statue of the emperor with two eagles at the base.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS VI P P (Emperor Trajan Augustus Germanicus Dacius, head of the principal college of priests, Tribune of the people, Consul for the sixth time, father of the fatherland). Reverse: SPQR OPTIMO PRINCIPI (The Senate and the Roman People, the best leader).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 292

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Rome
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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