Orichalcum Sestertius of the Emperor Hadrian struck between 119 and 122 AD, Ancient Roman Empire. Minted by Rome. Hadrian was consul for the third time (COS III on the obverse this coin) in 119 AD. In 122 AD reference to the consulship was shifted to the reverse legend. Production of this coin, based on the form of the obverse legend, was between 119 and 122 AD.

Obverse Description

Laureate bust of Hadrian facing right, drapery on left shoulder; around, IMP CAESAR TRAIANVS HADRIANVS AVG P M TR P COS III

Reverse Description

Victory advancing to right holding a trophy; in field divided by the figure, S C; around, VICTORIA [AVG]VSTI

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