Trajan, 98-117. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.28 g, 7 h), Rome, 114-116. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC Laureate and draped bust of Trajan to right. Rev. P M TR P COS VI P P S P Q R / PRO - AVG Providentia standing front, head to left, holding long scepter in her left hand and pointing with her right at globe on ground. BMC 583. Cohen 308. RIC 358 corr. Woytek 528v. Rare. A beautifully toned piece with a fine portrait. Minor corrosion on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
From the collection of an Armenian businessman, ex Roma 7, 22 March 2014, 1051.