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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    R.8073

  • Denomination

    • sestertius
  • Description

    Copper alloy coin.(obverse) Laureate and draped bust of Hadrian, left.
    (reverse) Dacia, wearing tunic and cloak, seated left on rock, holding standard, sloped upwards to left in right hand, and curved sword upwards in left hand.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 117-138
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 27.97 grammes
    • Die-axis: 12 o'clock
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse exergue
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        DACIA
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        S C
  • Bibliography

    • RE3 1740, p.510 bibliographic details
    • Strack (Hadrian) 715 bibliographic details
    • RIC2 849, p.447 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    R.8073

  • C&M Catalogue number

    • RE3p510.1740

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