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Denarius with head of Hadrian

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Obverse: Head of Hadrian, laureate, right. HADRIANVS AVGCOSIIIPP Reverse: Romulus, bare-headed, in military dress, advancing right, holding transverse spear in right hand and trophy over left shoulder in left ROMVLO CONDITORI

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 134–138

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.07 gm.

Accession Number

32.1201

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins