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Estimate: 12'500 CHF   |   Starting price: 10'000 CHF Price realized: 12'000 CHF
Hadrian, 117 – 138. Aureus 134-138, AV 7.29 g. HADRIANVS – AVG COS III P P Bare head r. Rev. IVSTITIA – AVG Iustitia seated l., holding patera and sceptre. C 878. BMC 661. RIC 252. Calicó 1281 (these dies).
A bold portrait struck on a full flan, minor marks on reverse below
the exergual line, otherwise extremely fine

Provenance
Archer M. Huntington (1870-1955) Collection, offered to the Hispanic Society of America (New York), accession number 30101, sold by Sotheby's, single-lot sealed-bid auction, New York, 8 March 2012.
Sold by Numismatica Ars Classica, Zürich, auction 67, 17 October 2012, lot 147.

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