Reign of Emperor Trajan (98-117 A.D.)
Minted in Rome; 116-117 A.D.
Obverse: Laureate and draped bust of Trajan facing right. IMP CAES NER TRAIAN OPTIM AVG GER DAC PARTHICO.
Reverse: Providencia facing left, leaning on draped column, holding a spear in her left hand, pointing at globe by her feet with her right hand. P M TR P COS VI P P S P Q R. PRO VID in field.
Remnants of dotted border present. Found in the biblical village of Bethany. Some wear but in extremely fine condition.
Diameter: 21 mm; Weight: 3.90 g
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