RPC III, 1518

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1518
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Hadrian Olympius
Dating AD 129 onwards
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΤΡΑΙΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΟΛΥΜΠΙΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Olympius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, with paludamentum, seen form rear
Reverse inscription ΕΥΤΥΧΕΣΤΑΤΟΥ ϹΕΒ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design galley left with steersman and nine rowers; curved stern above steersman, standard and vexillum; on prow, Triton, left, blowing horn
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 51 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 1517/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 16146