RPC III, 1942


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1942
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Magistrate Hermias (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙ - ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΦΩΚΑΕ[ΩΝ ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ] ΕΡΜΙΟΥ
Reverse design Athena standing left, holding patera in right hand, and spear and shield on ground with left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Reference Mi III, 180/854
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: Christ Church
2 2     O: J. Burton Brown 1948
3 3     ✸ Olympus Numismatik 10, 29–30 Dec. 2023, lot 806