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Roman Empire, Hadrian, Sestertius Galliae
Obv. HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P, laureate and draped bust right.
Rev. RESTITVTORI GALLIAE S C, Hadrian standing right, holding volumen and raising up Gallia kneeling left.
Mint: Rome, 134-138 A.D.

32/33mm 25.22g

RIC II 948; Banti 655

Between the years 119 and 136 AD, the emperor Hadrian travelled throughout the Roman Empire, visiting various provinces to take stock of his inheritance and calm the disquiet which had arisen in the later years of Trajan's reign. His travels can be divided into two major episodes. The first tour was designed to shore-up Rome's northern borders and began sometime around 119 AD when Hadrian first visited the provinces of Gaul and Germania Inferior and Superior.
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gb29400  [Jul 29, 2020 at 03:42 PM]
nice
okidoki  [Jul 31, 2020 at 07:48 AM]
Congrats very nice
gallienus1  [Aug 01, 2020 at 09:33 AM]
Beautiful portrait!
Tracy Aiello  [Aug 01, 2020 at 04:18 PM]
Indeed. Beautiful portrait and great reverse.
*Alex  [Aug 02, 2020 at 02:11 AM]
Great coin.
quadrans  [Aug 06, 2020 at 08:11 PM]
Wow, nice piece...
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