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bpv_647279 - TRAJANUS Unité

TRAJANUS Unité XF
160.00 €(Approx. 192.00$ | 139.20£)
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Type : Unité
Date: c. 116-117
Mint name / Town : Arados, Phénicie
Metal : copper
Diameter : 24 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 11,84 g.
Coments on the condition:
Bel exemplaire, centré, à l’usure régulière. Joli taureau. Patine verte
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Buste d’Astarté diadémé, voilé et drapé à droite ; devant une petite tête de Trajan à droite.

Reverse


Reverse description : Taureau chargeant à gauche.
Reverse legend : EOT/ ARADIWN.
Reverse translation : (an 375/ d’Arados).

Commentary


Les auteurs du Roman Provincial Coinage ont relevé un poids moyen de 9,74 g pour cette émission et on recensé 41 exemplaires.

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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