Denarius with head of Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 134–138


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.07 gm.

Accession Number

32.1201

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Hadrian, laureate, right.
HADRIANVS AVGCOSIIIPP
Reverse: Romulus, bare-headed, in military dress, advancing right, holding transverse spear in right hand and trophy over left shoulder in left
ROMVLO CONDITORI

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified