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Denarius with bust of Hadrian

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Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. IMPCAESTRAIANHADRIANOAVGDIVITRA Reverse: Pietas, veiled, standing left, raising right hand, left arm at side. PIE TAS left and right, in field. PARTHFDIVINERNEPPMTRPCOS

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 117

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.33 gm.

Accession Number

01.4991

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins