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Ruler: Hadrian, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 76–138, ruled 117–38
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Aureus of Hadrian, Emperor of Rome from Rome

124–28

Gold

7.20 g, 6:00, 19 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.2685
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Münzhandlung Basel, Basel, March 15, 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.