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Numismatics
Ruler: Trajan, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 53–117, ruled 98–117
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Denarius of Trajan, Emperor of Rome from Rome

112–17

Silver

2.81 g, 7:00, 18.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Eduard Thraemer
2001.87.7376
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Eduard Thraemer, Strasbourg, present–day France, to 1916; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1916–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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