RPC III, 1290

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1290
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 168 (PΞH)
Dating AD 136/7
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ Π Π ΥΠ Γ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae consul III
Obverse design bare head of Hadrian, l., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙϹΟΥ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΡΞΗ
Reverse design Demeter standing l., holding patera in r. hand, l. resting on torch
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 2.53 g
Reference Rec 95, Nordbø 6c, 194–7 corr.
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O Nordbø pl. 2, 194
2     ✸ P: 333 Rec pl. IX, 14 rev.
3     B: 1918/1513
4     Budapest
5     MünzZentrum 156, 1 Sept. 2010, lot 291
6     CNG EA 342, 14 Jan. 2015, lot 407