Hadrian, (A.D. 117-138), AE sestertius, Rome mint, issued 134-8, (23.53 g), obv. laureate head to right of Hadrian, around HADRIANVS AVG COS III PP, rev. around FELICITAS AVG, S C across, Felicitas standing to left, holding cornuicopia and caduceus, (cf.S.3623, RIC 748, Banti 317). Dark green patina, light smoothing, otherwise very fine and scarce.
Ex Dr V.J.A.Flynn Collection and previously CNG Auction 227, lot 478 with ticket.