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    Hadrian (AD 117-138). AR cistophorus (28mm, 11.07 gm, 6h). NGC VF 3/5 - 3/5, overstruck. Ephesus, ca. AD 138. HADRIANVS-AVG COS III P P, bare head of Hadrian right / DIA-NA / EPHESIA, tetrastyle temple of Artemis (Diana) Ephesia, cult statue facing within. RIC II 475a. Metcalf Type 9. Overstruck on an Augustus cistophorus with capricorn in wreath reverse, the wreath of the undertype perfectly aligning with the obverse portrait, making it appear as though Hadrian is laureate.

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