Sestertius with bust of Hadrian
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 26.90 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Hadrian to right, laureate, draped and cuirassed.
Reverse: Figure of Spes, of archaistic style, walking to left, holding a flower in her right hand, and a corner of her garment in her left.
PMTRP COSIII in field: S C
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 1900
Catharine Page Perkins Fund