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Denarius with head of Hadrian

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Obverse: Head of Hadrian, bare, right. HADRIANVS AVGCOSIIIPP Reverse: Tellus standing left, wearing tunic to knees, holding plough-handle in right hand and rake upwards in left; at right, two ears of grain rising from ground. TELLVS STABIL

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: 3.47 gm.

Accession Number

32.1199

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins