RPC III, 1269

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1269
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 166 (PΞΣ)
Dating AD 134/5
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ Π Π ΥΠ Γ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae consul III
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙϹΟΥ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΡΞϚ
Reverse design Hermes standing left, holding purse in right hand and caduceus in left
Metal silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec. 87, Nordbø 4c, 135–43
Specimens 10 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1899,0401.49
2 2     ✸ L: 1929,1013.473
3 3     C McClean 7377 (and pl. 250, 17)
4 4     Cop SNG 183 = Rec pl. IX, 7 rev.
5 5     V: GR 15113 Nordbø pl. 2, 135
6 6     V: GR 31172
7 7     NY: 1911.95.3
8 8     TM III, Viuz-Faverges hoard no. 216 and Pl. X
9 9     CNG EA 112, 13 Apr. 2005, lot 115
10 10     CNG EA 222, 11 Nov. 2009, lot 295 (ex MM Deutschland 13, Righetti coll., 9 Oct. 2003, lot 243)