A ROMAN GOLD AUREUS OF TRAJAN
Catalog:Coins:Roman: stock #1212443
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
Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.
Harold Mattingly and Edward A. Sydenham, ‚ÄúThe Roman Imperial Coinage Vol. 2‚ÄĚ, 347.