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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1153
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Hadrian; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  125 - 128
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.45
Weight (g):  28.63
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1041. W. S. Lincoln & Son, 1928.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, r., laureate, draped on l. shoulder. Reverse: Virtus standing l., holding parazonium in his r. hand and a spear in his l. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS (Hadrian Augustus). Reverse: COS III; S C in exergue (Consul for the third time; by order of the Senate).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 638d

3 Related People

Hadrian
Roman
76
138
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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