Roman Empire. Hadrian (AD 117-138). Æ Sestertius, AD 120-121

Description
Roman Empire. Hadrian (AD 117-138). Æ Sestertius, AD 120-121
Ungraded

In AD 120 Hadrian visited Britain and began the construction of the Hadrian's wall in AD 122.

Roman Empire, Hadrian, Augustus, AD 117-138, Sestertius, struck 120-121, Æ 30mm, 24.1g.
Obv: IMP CAESAR TRAIANVS HADRIANVS AVG P M TR P COS III, laureate and draped bust right
Rev: MONETA AVGVSTI, Moneta standing left, holding scales and cornucopia. In field, S – C
Ref: RIC 586c, See: http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_3(2).hdn.432-438
nice dark green patina, see high resolution images for correct impression.
Tooled/smoothed example

Lot details
Culture/region
Roman Empire
Ruler/era
Hadrian (AD 117-138)
Metal
Æ
Denomination
Sestertius
Year/Period and Variation
AD 120-121
Condition
Ungraded
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