RPC III, 1480


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1480
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Unattributed Hadrianic cistophoric mint
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae consul III
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, left
Reverse inscription COS III
Reverse design temple with six columns on podium of three steps
Metal silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Metcalf 124
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2.hdn.523
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note Eric ten Brink has pointed out a similarity with the obverse of Cappadocian coins, as RPC III, 3117-8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Schulman, Vierordt coll., 5 Mar. 1923, lot 1308 = M. 423
2 2     ✸ Leu WA 26, 8 July 2023, lot 3022 = ETB coll., ex Naumann 70, 2018, lot 512