Roman silver Denarius minted 117-138 A.D during the reign of Hadrian.
Obverse: Laureate bust of Hadrian; legend HADRIANVS. AVG. COS. III PP surrounding.
Reverse: Salus standing, feeding out of patera, a serpent around alter; legend SALVS AVG surrounding.
Custom mounted into a sterling silver bezel pendant. Measures approximately 1 1/4 inch from the top of the bail to the bottom of the bezel, 1 inch across.
Successor of Trajan and third of the adoptive Emperors, one of Rome’s most capable Emperors. Rome was in its Golden Age during his reign.