Denarius with bust of Sabina, struck under Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 128–136


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.5 gm.

Accession Number

13.503

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Sabina, draped, right, hair falling in plait down neck; she wears a stephane.
SABINA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Juno, draped, wearing stephane, standing left, holding patera in extended right hand and vertical sceptre in left.
IVNONI REGINAE

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry H. Fay Collection; gift of Henry H. Fay to MFA, April 3, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay