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Bronze sestertius of Trajan

Period:
Mid Imperial, Trajanic
Date:
A.D. 103–111
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
0.8oz. (22.1g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.170.121
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 168
IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS VI P P, bust of Trajan/S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI|S C, view of Trajan's column
Rome
Alexander, Christine. 1938. "Additions to the Gallery of Greek and Roman Daily Life." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 33(8): pp. 184-6.

American Journal of Archaeology. 1942. "Archaeological News and Discussions." American Journal of Archaeology, 46(1): p. 140.

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