RPC III, 1249

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1249
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 163 (ΡΞΓ)
Dating AD 131/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ Π Π ΥΠ Γ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae consul III
Obverse design draped and laureate bust of Hadrian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙϹΟΥ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΡΞΓ
Reverse design Athena standing facing, head l., holding Nike on extended r. hand, l. resting on shield
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec. 80, Nordbø 1c, 23a–35
Specimens 24 (12 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 86 (and pl. IV, 8 rev.)
2     L: G 1014
3     ✸ L: 1922,1103.7
4     O Nordbø pl. 1, 27
5     C
6     Mu
7     Mu
8     B: 11289
9     V: GR 31173
10     V: GR 32647
11     V: GR 15111
12     Budapest
13     Istanbul
14     A: Zarifis coll. 35
15     Warsaw: 59018
16     Warsaw: 59019
17     Warsaw: 59020
18     Warsaw: 59034
19     Warsaw: 165977
20     NY: 1944.100.41350
21     CNG EA 222, 11 Nov. 2009, lot 294 (ex MM Deutschland 13, 9 Oct. 2003, lot 241)
22     Peus 409, 25–26 Apr. 2013, lot 611
23     Pudill coll.
24     CGT coll. (ex CNG 308, 7 July 2013, lot 225)