Aureus with bust of Hadrian
Diameter: 21mm. Weight: 7.20 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Hadrian to right, bareheaded.
Reverse: Hadrian, in toga, stands to left, sacrificing at a tripod. From the other side come an attendant leading a bullock, a youth bearing a spear, another playing the double pipes, and a boy (camillus).
Above: VOTA below: PVBLICA
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund