Denarius with head of Hadrian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 134–138


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.90 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.1204

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bare head of Hadrian right.
HADRIANVS AVGCOSIIIPP
Reverse: Aegyptos, draped, reclines left holding sistrum in right hand, resting left arm on basket; in front, ibis.
AEGYP TO S

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified