RPC III, 1292

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 1292
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 169 (PΞΘ)
Dating AD 137/8
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ Π Π ΥΠ Γ
Obverse design bare head of Hadrian, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙϹΟΥ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΡΞΘ
Reverse design Sarapis seated l., resting on sceptre with his l. hand; at his feet, Cerberus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.94 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 98, Nordbø 7a, 211–5
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 335 Rec pl. IX, 17 rev.
2     P: N 7223/1164 (ex Grand Duc)
3     Winterthur GrMW 2374, ex Kricheldorf III, 1, 25–26 Feb. 1957, lot 1208 (but illustrated under 1209 on Tafel XXXII)
4     B: 1919/672
5     V: GR 15110
6     CGT coll., ex Pecunem 26, 14 Dec. 2014, lot 357