About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Hadrian, facing right.
On the back, a measuring unit called a Modius is shown filled with grain.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Hadrian
- Roman Empire (Minted in)
- 134 CE–138 CE
- Obverse: HADRIANUS AVG COS III P P Reverse: ANNONA AVG
- Diam.: 1.8 cm (3/4 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze