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Denarius with bust of Hadrian

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Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, laureate, right, with drapery on left shoulder. IMPCAESARTRAIANHADRIANVSAVG Reverse: Roma, helmeted, draped, seated left on cuirass, left foot on helmet, holding Victory in right hand and vertical spear in left. PMTRP COSIII

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 119–122

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.19 gm.

Accession Number

13.689

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins