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ID number:  BIRBI-R1103
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Trajan; Rome
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  103 - 111
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.70
Weight (g):  12.34
Axis (degrees):  225.00
Provenance:  Haines 3829. A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd, 1961.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Trajan, laureate, r., draped l. shoulder. Reverse: Victoria standing l., holding palm in her l. hand and erecting a trophy.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P (Emperor Caesar Nerva Trajan Augustus Germanicus Dacius, head of the principal college of priests, Tribune of the people, Consul for the fifth time, father of the fatherland). Reverse: S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI; in exergue S C. (The Senate and the Roman people, the best leader; by order of the Senate).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 524

3 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Trajan
Roman
53
117
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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