Reproduction Dupondius of Hadrian - Aeternitas
Obverse: Draped radiant bust of Hadrian right. Text around IMP CAESAR TRAIANVS HADRAINVS AVG P M TR P COS III.
Reverse: Aeternitas standing left, both arms raised holding heads of Sol in her left hand and bust of Luna in her right hand. Text around AETERNITAS STI, S C.
History: Aeternitas is holding a head in each hand – Sol, the sun, on the left and Luna, the moon, on the right. This signifies that Aeternitas has dominion over both night and day, and by implication, over all time.
Date: Rome mint, AD 123