Hadrian

15,000.00

1 in stock

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Description

Rome, 119-122 AD. AU aureus, 7.22 gr, 18.9 mm.

Obv: IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANUS AUG; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to the right.

Rev: P M TR P COS III; Jupiter, naked to waist, seated on throne, holding thunderbolt and sceptre.

Ref: RIC 512v (this coin illustrated); Calicó 1304b; BMC 107. Ex CNG 94 (2013), lot 1186 (hammerprice: $13,000).
Lovely reddish toning, high relief. Choice very fine.