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

Sestertius of Trajan, Emperor of Rome

1850–70

Bronze

24.9 g, 6:00, 34.7 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Thomas H. Johns, B.A. 1818
2001.87.29590
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Thomas H. Johns, to about 1854; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1854 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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