Sestertius coin of Roman emperor Marcus Ulpius Trajan

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Sestertius coin of Roman emperor Marcus Ulpius Trajan showing the emperor on the obverse laureate bust right; the reverse shows a goddess standing center holding a globe.

Physical Description

1 coin : bronze ; 3 cm. in diam.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 15 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Description

Sestertius coin of Roman emperor Marcus Ulpius Trajan showing the emperor on the obverse laureate bust right; the reverse shows a goddess standing center holding a globe.

Physical Description

1 coin : bronze ; 3 cm. in diam.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 42_ROME-TRAJAN-MARCUS_acu_coin_sleeve5_row4_space3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth637202

Collections

This object is part of the following collections of related materials.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

ACU Ancient Coins Collection

This collection, donated to Abilene Christian University by Warren L. Hutchinson in 1980, consists of forty-four ancient coins from the Mediterranean and the Near East. The coins range in date from the 3rd century B. C. to the 6th century A. D.

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Start & End Dates

  • 0098 - 0117

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 9, 2015, 7:06 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 8, 2015, 3:44 p.m.

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Sestertius coin of Roman emperor Marcus Ulpius Trajan, physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth637202/: accessed June 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.