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

Cistophorus of Hadrian, Emperor of Rome from Mint B

129

silver

10.15 g, 6:00, 28.2 mm
Promised gift of Ben Lee Damsky
ILE2013.17.141
Geography: 
Made in Roman Empire
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
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