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Roman provincial coin of Hadrian
Roman period
Bronze
MInt: Aelia capitolina, 130 CE
Diam: 22 mm; Weight: 9.56 gr; Axis: 1
Gift of Josef Meyshan, Tel Aviv
 
 
Obverse: Head of Hadrian to right, surrounded by inscription: IMP CAES TRAIANO HAD[RIANO AVG PP]
Reverse: Hadrian as founder, plowing with bull and cow, inscription: COL AEL KAPIT


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir