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Denarius with head of Hadrian

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Obverse: Laureate head of Hadrian to right. IMPCAESARTRAIAN HADRIANVSAVG Reverse: Salus, draped, sits left feeding snake from patera held in right hand. Snake coils around altar. P MTRP COSIII In ex.: SALAVG

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 119–122

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.19 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.1188

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins