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Title: Silver denarius of Trajan
Item Name: Currency

Description:

Silver denarius of the Roman emperor Trajan (98-117AD), part of a hoard of 15 found by metal detecting at North Dalton in September 2006. Obverse: Laureate portrait facing right. Legend: IMP CAESAR NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC PARTHICO. Reverse: Providentia standing, facing left, resting on column, hand extended over globe at her feet, holding sceptre. PROVID in field. Legend: PM TRP COS VI PP SPQR. Issue dates to 117AD.


Year: 117
Culture: Romano-British
Materials: silver
Measurements: Diam:1.8cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 2007.70.3

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