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Denarius with head of Hadrian

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Obverse: Bare head of Hadrian right. HADRIANVS AVGCOSIIIPP Reverse: Aegyptos, draped, reclines left holding sistrum in right hand, resting left arm on basket; in front, ibis. AEGYP TO S

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: 2.90 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.1204

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins