Dupondius Trajan - facing Victory
TRAJAN. Æ Dupondius. Rome, 108-110 AD
Obv. IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V PP Radiated and draped bust right
Rev. SPQR OPTIMO PRINCIPI Victoria staging facing, holding crown and palm.
RIC -; Cohen -; MIR 255b (same obv. and rev.)
'the Senate and Roman people to the best prince'
Very rare type. A similar facing Victory type exists for the As with TR POT COS IIII PP legend.
Nice natural red-brown patina with light green layer.