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Denarius with bust of Sabina, struck under Hadrian

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Obverse: Bust of Sabina, draped, right, hair falling in plait down neck; she wears a stephane. SABINA AVGVSTA Reverse: Juno, draped, wearing stephane, standing left, holding patera in extended right hand and vertical sceptre in left. IVNONI REGINAE

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry H. Fay Collection; gift of Henry H. Fay to MFA, April 3, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 128–136

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.5 gm.

Accession Number

13.503

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins