Denarius with head of Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 119–122


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.19 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.1188

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Hadrian to right.
IMPCAESARTRAIAN HADRIANVSAVG
Reverse: Salus, draped, sits left feeding snake from patera held in right hand. Snake coils around altar.
P MTRP COSIII In ex.: SALAVG

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified