A very rare sestertius of Hadrian
Lot 1138
Hadrian, 117-138. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 32 mm, 25.04 g, 12 h), Rome, 134-138. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS Laureate and draped bust of Hadrian to right, seen from behind. Rev. S - C / COS III P P Galley sailing right, with six rowers, sail inscribed FELICITATI / AVGVSTI, stern and vexillum. BMC 1393 note = Cohen 709. RIC -. Very rare. An attractive example with dark green patina. About very fine.

From an old German collection, formed in the early to mid 20th century.
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1400 CHF
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Closing time: 08-Dec-19, 15:08:30 CET
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