As with bust of Sabina, struck under Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 128–132


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 10.38 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

1998.484

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Sabina to right.
SABINAAVGVSTA HADRIANIAVG[PP]
Reverse: Ceres seated left, on modius, holding corn ear and torch.
In ex.: SC

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III