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Ancient Roman Silver Denarius of Emperor Hadrian / Fair Equity

£280.00 Approx $385.14, €327.87

Code: 12010



This is an ancient Roman silver denarius, of Emperor Hadrian, struck at Rome between 119 - 122 AD 

Obverse:  IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG "Supreme commander (Imperator), Caesar, Trajan Hadrian, emperor (Augustus)." Bust of Hadrian, laureate, draped, right, viewed from rear or side.

Reverse:  P M TR P COS III "High priest, holder of tribunician power, consul for the third time" Aequitas with scales and cornucopia standing left.

CULTURE: ROMAN

DENOMINATION: Denarius

MATERIAL: Silver

DATE: 117 - 138 AD (this coin minted between 119 - 122 AD)

SIZE: 18mm dia

WEIGHT: 3.43 grams

ATTRIBUTION:  RIC 80, Cohen 1119, Kampmann 32.90.1

PROVENANCE: Private collection. Bremen, Germany.