RPC III, 1924


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1924
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Aegae
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Magistrate Deiphilos Olympionei[ ] (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΚΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠ[ ]Ο ΔΕΙΦΙΛΟΥ ΟΛΥΜΠΙΟΝΕΙ, ΑΙΓΑΕΩΝ (in field, l.)
Reverse design Apollo Chresterios standing r., holding taenia in r. hand and laurel-branch in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.85 g
Axis 12
Specimens 3
Note There seems to be space for another word before Deiphilos, apparently 4 or 5 letters ending with an O?
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: B-I Imhoof-Blumer, SNR 19 (1914), p. 31, no. 85, with the reading ʻƐΠΙ ΔƐΙΦΙΛΟΥ ΟΛΥΠΠΙΟΝƐΙ[ΚΟΥ] (so
2     ✸ CGT coll., ex Forum Ancient Coins
3     CGT coll., ex Savoca