Trajan, 98-117. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 35 mm, 28.21 g, 6 h), Rome, circa 104/5-107. IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P Laureate head of Trajan to right. Rev. S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI / S - C Victory standing right, left foot set on helmet, holding stylus in her right hand and shield inscribed VIC / DAC set on palm tree. BMC 812 note = Cohen 452. RIC 517/8 var. (differing bust type). Woytek 204aA. A bold and impressive piece with a vigorous portrait. Very fine.