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dupondius/as Roman Imperial

OBV: Head of Hadrian, bare, r.
Leg: HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P (l. up, r. down)
REV: Aegyptos, reclining l., holding sistrum and resting l. arm on basket of fruit and corn-ears. To l., ibis standing r. on low column.
Leg: AEGYPTOS (above) SC (in exergue) ISSU Hadrian 128-38 AD Rome Italy HCC 597, RIC 839, BMC 1699