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Gold aureus of Hadrian

Period:
Mid Imperial, Hadrianic
Date:
A.D. 134–138
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
7.4g (7.4g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Durkee, 1899
Accession Number:
99.35.177
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
HADRIANVS AVG.COS III.P.P, bust of emperor/GENIO P.R., Genius of Rome sacrificing over altar
Rome
Mattingly, Harold. 1936. Coins of the Roman Empire in the British Museum: Vol III Nerva to Hadrian. no. 656, p. 323, London: The Trustees of the British Museum, London.

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