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    Hadrian, 117-138 A.D., AE sestertius (24.44 g). Laureate, draped bust right/ Emperor, raising right hand, standing right greeting Africa, holding patera over altar, standing left. RIC 874. About VF, green patina with good surfaces. A rare type. Late in his reign, Hadrian set out to visit the far reaches of his empire. These journeys were commemorated by a series of coins showing personification of the various provinces.

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    January, 2003
    10th-11th Friday-Saturday
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