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

Coin of Hadrian, Emperor of Rome from Samosata

A.D. 117–38

Copper

5.88 g, 5:00, 18.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Andrew Tully Pratt, B.A. 1847, M.D. 1852
2001.87.13652
Geography: 
Made in Samosata, Commagene
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend Anderw Tully Pratt, to 1872; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1872–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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