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Roman Hadrian gold Aureus AD 119 – 125.

Roman Hadrian gold Aureus AD 119 – 125.
Obv:
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG

Rev:
Genius of the Roman People standing half left, dividing GEN / P R', holding patera and cornucipia, PM TRP COS III.

GVF - Good Very Fine, very high relief obv.Very good style obverse – deeply engraved dies have produced a splendid portrait in very particularly high relief – with only a little wear on the surface. Hadrian re-built the Pantheon and constructed the Temple of Venus and Roma. He is also known for building Hadrian's Wall, which marked the northern limit of Roman Britain. Upon his accession to the throne, Hadrian withdrew from Trajan's conquests in Mesopotamia and Armenia, and even considered abandoning Dacia.

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