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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1982.100.58
People
Trajan, Roman (r. 98-117 CE)
Title
Coin of Arados under Trajan
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
115-116 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Arados (Phoenicia)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Middle
Culture
Roman Provincial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170409
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
10.53 g
Die Axis
12
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: AYTOKPNEPTPAIANOCAPICTKAIC...
  • Reverse Inscription: ΔOT, APAΔIωN
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
BMC 371; SNG Cop 80
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1982
Object Number
1982.100.58
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Trajan, r., laureate.
Rev.: Tyche seated l. on rudder holding cornucopiae.

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