Cistophorus with head of Hadrian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 128–132 or later


Mint: Asia, Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 10.21 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

65.561

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Hadrian, laureate, right.
HADRIANVS AVGVSTVSPP
Reverse: Salus stands, head right, holding patera in left hand, serpent in right.
COS III

Provenance

By 1965: with Spink & Son, Ltd., 5, 6 & 7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1; purchased by MFA from Spink & Son, Ltd., May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour