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Obverse: Laureate head of Hadrian right, drapery at left. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS Reverse: Pegasus to right. Above: COS Below: SC In ex.: III

Provenance

By date unknown: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 125–128

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.53 gm.

Accession Number

32.665

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins