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

Obol of Hadrian, Emperor of Rome from Heliopolites

A.D. 126/127

Copper

4.49 g, 11:00, 18.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. Sidney Peerless
2001.87.4230
Geography: 
Made in Heliopolites
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Dr. Sidney A. Peerless; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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