Trajan

AD 98-117

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AR Denarius, 18mm (3.48 gm), Struck AD 98-99, Rome

OBVERSE
Laureate head right, IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM

REVERSE
Victory seated left, holding patera and palm, PONT MAX TR POT COS II

REFERENCES
RIC II 22 (pg. 246); RSC II 295

 
HISTORICAL CONTEXT

The depiction of Victory at this point in Trajan's reign (AD 98-99) refers generally to the military operations on the Rhine.

 
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