Lot 576. Trajan. A.D. 98-117. Æ as. Rome, A.D. 107.
Trajan. A.D. 98-117. Æ as (28 mm, 12.36 g, 6 h). Rome, A.D. 107. IMP CAES N[ER]VAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P, laureate head of Trajan right / S P Q R OPTIMO [PRI]NCIPI, S C across field, Victory advancing left, holding olive-branch and palm. RIC 521; Woytek ; cf. BN 344 (bust); BMC 938. Dark brown patina with some corrosion (possibly unstable - should be monitored). A great portrait and nice detail of Victory. Extremely fine.