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- Dated Extremely Fine Emperor Trajan Laodicea Ad Mare AE26 coin.
- Roman Provincial coinage, approx 26mm, 10.42g, toned.
- Minted for Emperor Trajan from 114 to 115 CE.
- Sear Greek Imperial Coins 1080.
- Certified by NGC to XF Adjusted Flan (adjusted during the minting process to control final coin weight).
- Obverse: ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΝЄΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟС ΑΡΙСΤ ΚΑΙС СЄΒ ΓЄΡ ΔΑΚ. Laureate head right.
- Reverse: ΙΟΥΛΙЄѠΝ ΤѠΝ ΚΑΙ ΛΑΟΔΙΚЄѠΝ BΞΡ (date). Turreted and veiled bust of Tyche right.
Tyche was the goddess of chance, with whom the Roman Fortuna was later identified; a capricious dispenser of good and ill fortune.