|Lot 197. |
Trajan. A.D. 98-117. AR denarius (18 mm, 3.17 g, 7 h). Rome, A.D. 107/8. IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P, laureate bust of Trajan right, slight drapery on far shoulder / COS V P P S P Q R OPTIMO PRINC around, DANVVIVS in exergue, the river-god Danube reclining left on rocks, looking back, cloak billowing above, hand on prow of ship and resting arm on overturned urn from which water flows. RIC 100; Woytek 277b; BMC 395; RSC 136. An historically important type. Fine.
From the Expatriate Collection.
Estimate: US$ 75