As, Roman; 114-117 CE; Rome; AR 1-16

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Randolph College Department of Biology Natural History Collections

Name/Title

As, Roman

About this object

Copper As
Trajan
114-117 CE
Rome
Diameter: ~28 mm
Die Axis: 1 o'clock
O/ Head of emperor Trajan in profile with laureate crown, facing right
O/ Inscription: IMP. CAES. NER. TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG. GER. DAC. PARTHICO
PM. TRP. COS. VI. P. P.
R/ Two trophies
R/ Inscription: SENATVS POPVLVSQVE ROMANVS
In exergue: S.C.
Condition is fair. General wear overall, with chipping around the edges. Many letters on obverse are not quite legible.

Date Made

114-117 CE

Period

Trajan

Place Made

Rome

Subject and Association Keywords

Trajan

Subject and Association Keywords

Trophy

Subject and Association Keywords

Rome

Medium and Materials

Metal, copper

Style and Iconography

Roman

Style and Iconography

Laureate bust of emperor Trajan (obverse)

Style and Iconography

Two trophies (reverse)

Technique

Struck

Measurements

28 mm diameter

Object Type

Coin

Object number

AR 1-16

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