Dupondius (?) with bust of Sabina, struck under Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 128–132


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 12.95 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.715

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Sabina, draped, hair coiled and piled above double stephane.
SABINAAVGVSTA IMPHADRIANIAVG
Reverse: Vesta, draped, sits left on low seat holding palladium in right hand and sceptre in left.
S C (in exergue)

Provenance

By date unknown: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection