Hadrian, 117-138. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.39 g, 7 h), Rome, 134-138. HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P Bare head of Hadrian to right. Rev. NILVS Nilus reclining right on urn, holding cornucopiae in his left hand and reed in his right; at feet, hippopotamus; below, crocodile. BMC 857. Cohen 989. RIC 310. Beautifully toned, a splendid example. Nearly extremely fine.