RPC III, 1343


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1343
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus consul III pater patriae
Obverse design head bare r.
Reverse inscription DIANAE / EPHESIAE
Reverse design above and below garlanded altar with two hinds
Metal Silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.32 g
Reference Metcalf —
Specimens 1
Note The altar replicates that portrayed on the cistophori of Augustus, RPC I.2215 (25-20 B/C)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ CNG 70, 21 Sept. 2005, lot 989