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brm_619453 - TRAJANUS Denier

TRAJANUS Denier AU
195.00 €(Approx. 232.05$ | 173.55£)
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Type : Denier
Date: 109
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 900 ‰
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,53 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré des deux côtés. Beau buste de Trajan. Revers de style fin. Patine de collection ancienne avec des reflets dorés
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P.
Obverse description : Buste lauré de Trajan à droite, drapé sur l’épaule gauche (O*2).
Obverse translation : "Imperatori Traiano Augusto Germanico Dacico Pontifici Maximo Tribuniciæ Potestate" (À l'empereur Trajan auguste germanique dacique grand pontife revêtu de la puissance tribunitienne).

Reverse


Reverse legend : COS V P P S P Q R OPTIMO PRINC.
Reverse description : Felicitas (la Félicité) debout à gauche, tenant de la main droite un caducée et le bras gauche appuyé sur une colonne.
Reverse translation : "Consul Quintum Pater Patriæ Senatus Populus Que Romanus Optimo Principi" (Consul pour la cinquième fois, père de la patrie, le Sénat et le Peuple romain, au meilleur des princes).

Commentary


Petit pan de paludamentum sur l’épaule gauche. Rubans de type 1.

Historical background


TRAJAN

(27/10/97-8/08/117) Marcus Ulpius Traianus

August (25/01/98-8/08/117)

Trajan was born September 18, 53 at Italica, near Seville in Spain, as his pupil Hadrian. It belongs to a family of settlers who settled in Spain. After a distinguished military career as the Flavians, he is consul in 91 and legate of Germania Superior when it was adopted by Nerva in 97 to succeed him. After the latter's death, he became august. His reign will be spent in numerous military campaigns against the Germans on the Rhine limes, which earned him the title of Germanicus and two Dacian wars against Decebalus ending with the annexation of Dacia. Trajan preparing a campaign against the Parthians, turbulent and powerful neighbors to the east. He left Rome for the East, established his headquarters at Antioch before invading the Parthian kingdom. He will go to Ctesiphon (Seleucia on the Tigris). At his death, August 8 117, the empire was at its peak and its greatest territorial extension.

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