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Trajan - Roman Emperor: 98-117 A.D. - You are bidding on the exact item pictured, provided with a Certificate of Authenticity and Lifetime Guarantee of Authenticity.
Aequitas is the nominative form of the Latin æquitatem , meaning justice, equality, conformity, symmetry, or fairness, and is the source of the modern word "equity". In Roman mythology , Aequitas , also known as Aecetia , was the minor goddess of fair trade and honest merchants . Like Abundantia , she is depicted with a cornucopia , representing wealth from commerce. She is also shown holding a balance , representing equity and fairness. During the Roman Empire , Aequitas was sometimes worshipped as a quality or aspect of the emperor , under the name Aequitas Augusti .
Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus , commonly known as Trajan (18 September, 53 – 8 August, 117), was a Roman Emperor who reigned from AD 98 until his death in AD 117. Born Marcus Ulpius Traianus into a non- patrician family in the Hispania Baetica province (modern day Spain ), Trajan rose to prominence during the
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Silver Denarius 19mm (2.36 grams) Rome mint: 103-111 A.D.
Reference: RIC 118, S 3122
IMPTRAIANOAVGGERDACPMTRP - Laureate head right.
COSVPPSPQROPTIMOPRINC - Aequitas standing left, holding scales and cornucopia.