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medallion

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1869,0507.25

  • Description

    Silver medallion.(obverse) Bust of Hadrian, laureate, draped and cuirassed, left.
    (reverse) Felicitas, draped, standing left, holding caduceus in right hand and cornucopiae in left hand.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 117-138
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 21.43 grammes
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        IMP CAESAR TRAIANVS HADRIANVS AVG
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        PONT MAX TR POT COS III
  • Curator's comments

    Listed in BMC RE3 as a seven denarius piece.

  • Bibliography

    • BMCRM 1, p.3 bibliographic details
    • Gnecchi 1912 Vol. I 1, p.44 bibliographic details
    • RIC2 143, p.357 bibliographic details
    • RE3 327, p.281 bibliographic details
    • PCR 574 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G49/dc10/p1/no21

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1869

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1869,0507.25

  • C&M Catalogue number

    • RE3p281.327
    • RMp3.1
Silver medallion.

Obverse & Reverse

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