Archaeology, Numismatics
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Roman Emperor Trajan (Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus Augustus)
Roman Emperor Trajan (Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus Augustus)

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Description: Marble bust of Trajan.
Trajan (Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus Augustus) - Roman Emperor from 98 to 117.

Born in Spain in 53 in a family with senatorial rank, Marcus Ulpius Traianus, having received the best training was adopted by Nerva in 96.
He ascended the imperial throne in 98. During his reign, he had to fight the Daces then until his death on August 9, 117 -the Parthians. His victories led to territorial apogee of the Еmpire.
Trajan is a supreme administrator, great Emperor, he received the title "Optimus" (excellent) in 114.

Atelier Metropolitan, between 100 and 110.

Ancient collection of the Bonaparte's family (1949)

Museum of Art and History (Musée d'Art et d'Histoire) - MAHG, Geneva, Switzerland
Inv. 19049

Source of information: MAHG

photo - personal archive

View more:
http://www.ville-ge.ch/mah/

http://www.roman-colosseum.info/roman-emperors/trajan.htm

http://www.pbs.org/empires/romans/empire/nerva_trajan.html

http://www.aviewoncities.com/rome/forumoftrajan.htm

http://factsanddetails.com/world.php?itemid=2085&catid=56

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/romans/history/goldenage.htm

http://www.roman-colosseum.info/roman-emperors/index.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trajan

http://www.roman-empire.net/highpoint/trajan.html

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Trajan.aspx

Roman Emperor Trajan (Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus Augustus)

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