1 Sestertius, Roman Empire, 98 - 117

1 Sestertius, Roman Empire, 98 - 117

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One (1) sestertius coin
Roman Empire, 98-117
Obverse Image: Right-facing image of Emperor Trajan.
Obverse Text: IMP / CAES / TRAIANO / OPTIMOAV [?] / ERTVCPMTRPI / OSVIPP
Reverse Image: Seated figure holding cornucopia and lyre by feet.
Reverse Text: SENATVS / POPVLV / QUE / ROMANVS / FORTRED / SC
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
98 - 117
place made
Roman Empire
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.35 cm x 3.6 cm; 1/8 in x 1 13/32 in
ID Number
2014.0016.023
accession number
2014.0016
catalog number
2014.0016.023
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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