Sestertius with bust of Sabina, struck under Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 128–132


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 28.24 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.485

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Sabina to right.
SABINAAVGVSTA IMPHADR[IANIAVGPP]
Reverse: Vesta seated left, Palladium on right hand.
In ex.: SC

Provenance

By 1953: with S. Boutin, Paris; purchased by Cornelius C. Vermeule III from S. Boutin, January 5, 1953; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III