RPC III, 1027

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1027
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Caesarea Germanica
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ(Τ)(Ο) (ΚΑΙ) ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟΣ (or ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟΝ) ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΣ (or ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΝ)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΚΑΙΣΑΡΕΙΑ(Σ) ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΗ(Σ)
Reverse design Zeus standing facing, head l., holding thunderbolt (?) in his r. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.27 g
Reference Rec 4
Specimens 6
Die-links 2–3: same obv. die.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 301 Rec pl. XLIV, 4
2     vA 477
3     ✸ MM Deutschland 15, Righetti coll. 4, 21–22 Oct. 2004, lot 293
4     Pudill coll.
5     ETB coll., Pecunem Gitbud 1, 11 Dec. 2016, lot 88
6     Themis 9, 28 Mar. 2021, lot 459