A ROMAN GOLD AUREUS OF TRAJAN


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Reign of Trajan (98-117 A.D.)

Minted in Rome; 116 A.D.

Obverse: Laureate and draped bust of Trajan facing right. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC.

Reverse: Genius standing, facing left wearing modius. Holding wheat in his left hand and a patera in his right. P M TR P COS VI P P SPQR.

Dotted border on both sides of coin. Natural patina present. In very fine condition.

Diameter: 21 mm; Weight: 7.1 g

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Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Harold Mattingly and Edward A. Sydenham, “The Roman Imperial Coinage Vol. 2”, 347.