About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Hadrian, facing right.
On the back, the figure of Italia is shown veiled, standing and facing left.
- 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: HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P Reverse: (ITA) LIA
- Diam.: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze