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

Semis of Trajan

98–99

copper

2.60 g, 6:00, 17.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1939.6000.1040
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Antioch, Seleucis and Pieria
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos, present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Library, New Haven Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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