RPC III, 1221


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1221
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Sinope
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 168
Dating AD 122/3
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription C I F ANN CLXVIII
Reverse design Athena/Roma standing facing, head left, holding spear in her right hand, her left resting on shield set on a small base (altar?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Reference Rec 107 corr.
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 785 (M 4716) Rec pl. XXVII, 20
2 2     Sinop: 9-16-74 Casey 337 and Pl. 6