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Sestertius with bust of Hadrian

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Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Hadrian to right. HADRIANVS AVG COSIII PP Reverse: Hadrian, togate, stands right holding roll (?) in left hand and clasping right hands with Felicitas standing left holding caduceus in left hand. In ex.: SC FELI CITAS AVG

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 134–138

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 23.22 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.862

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins