RPC III, 1388


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1388
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P
Obverse design head r.
Reverse inscription COS III
Reverse design rape of Persephone. Hades with Persephone in fast quadriga r.; beneath, overturned flower basket, Eros flying r. above
Metal Silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.12 g
Reference Metcalf —
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 1385/9.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ CNG 70, 21 Sept. 2005, lot 998