Sestertius with bust of Hadrian
Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 21.90 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, laureate, draped, right.
Reverse: Nile, reclining right, holds in left hand cornucopia and is flanked each side by infant. At right, hippopotamus stands left. Reeds behind. Crocodile below.
NILVS (above) SC (in exergue)
By 1965: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 1-11 John Adam Street, The Adelphi, London, W.C. 2; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., April 14, 1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour