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ID number:  BIRBI-R1155
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Hadrian; Rome
Denomination:  Semis
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  125 - 128
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  5.25
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2118. Spink & Son Ltd, 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Hadrian r., laureate, draped. Reverse: Roma seated l. on cuirass, holding Victoria in her outstretched r. hand and a spear in her l. hand. Behind, shield.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS (Hadrian Augustus). Reverse: IOS III (Consul for the third time).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 685

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Rome
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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