RPC III, 1955


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1955
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Hyrcanis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Magistrate Titus Avidius Quietus (proconsul)
Dating AD 125/6
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙ - ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΑΝΘΥ ΚΥΙΗΤ ΥΡΚΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Artemis standing right, drawing arrow from quiver with her right hand, left holding bow; stag to right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend completed from the new /2, although the reading is not clear: confirmation required
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1975,0715.1
2 2     Istanbul Gökyıldırım 195