RPC III, 1085


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1085
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Magistrate Demeter (goddess as honorary official for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ(Ο) ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r., with paludamentum
Reverse inscription ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ ΕΠΙ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΟϹ, ΤΟ Β (in field)
Reverse design torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Sch 1367–8
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 390
2 2     Istanbul: 366
3 3     Kagan coll.
4 4     ✸ ETB coll. (ex Pecunem Naumann 34, 2 Aug. 2015, lot 537)