Ancient Roman Silver Denarius of Emperor Hadrian / Fair Equity
This is an ancient Roman silver denarius, of Emperor Hadrian, struck at Rome between 119 - 122 AD
Obverse: IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG "Supreme commander (Imperator), Caesar, Trajan Hadrian, emperor (Augustus)." Bust of Hadrian, laureate, draped, right, viewed from rear or side.
Reverse: P M TR P COS III "High priest, holder of tribunician power, consul for the third time" Aequitas with scales and cornucopia standing left.
DATE: 117 - 138 AD (this coin minted between 119 - 122 AD)
SIZE: 18mm dia
WEIGHT: 3.43 grams
ATTRIBUTION: RIC 80, Cohen 1119, Kampmann 32.90.1
PROVENANCE: Private collection. Bremen, Germany.
Pre 1600, Ancient, Roman