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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-C6A14B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver denarius of emperor Trajan (AD 98-117) struck c. AD 98-99 in Rome.

Obverse: Laureate crowned head facing right

IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM

Reverse: Vesta seated left, veiled, holding patera andtorch

PM TR P COS II PP

Reece Period: 5

RIC: Volume 2; page 245 Ref: 9

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 98
Date to: Circa AD 99

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.4 mm
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 17.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Victoria Allnatt
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SHRMS: 00673

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Laureate crowned head facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM

Reverse description: Vesta seated left, veiled, holding patera & torch
Reverse inscription: PM TR P COS II PP

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

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