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ROMAN EMPIRE, Hadrian Sestertius
Definitely one of the best portraits of Hadrian anywhere and I'm proud to call this coin my own!

Obverse: Laureate head of Hadrian facing right;
Reverse: COSIII SC, Roma seated facing left holding a cornucopia and victory.
Reference: RIC II 636, BMC III 1295.
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Album name:peterpil19 / The Best of Type!
Rating (17 votes): (Details)
Keywords:Sestertius, Hadrian,
File Size:113 KB
Date added:Oct 29, 2005
Dimensions:754 x 356 pixels
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*Alex  [Oct 29, 2005 at 03:22 PM]
Lovely patina too.
Gavignano  [Mar 24, 2007 at 01:11 AM]
So few marks!!! Great patina indeed.
Pedja R  [Sep 03, 2011 at 08:33 AM]