RPC III, 1257

 

Image of specimen #12

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1257
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 165 (ΡΞE)
Dating AD 133/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ Π Π ΥΠ Γ
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, r., sometimes with small aegis on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙϹΟΥ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΡΞΕ
Reverse design Demeter veiled standing facing, head l., holding ears of corn in r. hand, l. resting on torch
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 2.62 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Rec. 86, Nordbø 3c, 114–22
Specimens 13

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 326 Rec pl. IX, 6 rev.
2     P: N 7223/1156 (ex Grand Duc)
3     Brussels
4     Cop SNG 181
5     V: GR 15115
6     Milan: Laffranchi 12116
7     B: I-B
8     Amsterdam Nordbø pl. 1, 117
9     Budapest
10     Warsaw: 59002
11     NY: 1984.44.13
12     ✸ Freeman and Sear MBS 17, 15 Dec. 2009, lot 338
13     Münster: 1338