Obverse: Bust of Trajan, facing right, beardless, laureate.
Legend: AYTOKP KAI C NEP TPAIANOC CEB GEPM ?AK (Emperor Caesar Nerva Trajan Augustus Germanicus Dacicus) clockwise from six o’clock.
Reverse: In center of the field, two hands clasped together, holding a standard resting on a prow.
Legend: ?HMAPX E? Y?ATO ? (with tribunician and proconsular power) clockwise from seven o’clock.
CLST 18, HIST 94.6, History of the Roman Empire, Roberta Stewart, Winter 2012
Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Yale University Collection-Sharing Initiative, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 5-June 24, 2012.
IMPERIUM ROMANUM IN NUMMIS, The Roman Empire in and on Its Coinage, a booklet with enteries created by Dartmouth students and Professor Roberta Stewart, Spring 2012, no. 6, Steve Muenzen, Class of 2014.
Daniel Stoyanoff Ruevsky (1865-1925), Class of 1887; given to present collection, 1895.
Sydenham, Trajan no. 171-2, no. 221-223; Metcalf, Trajan no. 199-200, 488-498
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