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Obverse: Head of Hadrian, bare, to right. HADRIANVS AVGCOSIIIPP Reverse: Roma, helmeted, in military dress, standing right, holding vertical spear in left hand and clasping right hands with Hadrian, togate, standing left, holding scroll in left hand. ADVENT VSAVG; S C (in exergue)

Provenance

By 1891: Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, January 6,1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 134–138

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 10.16 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

92.65

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins