RPC III, 2035


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2035
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Nicaea Cilbianorum
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Hadrian Olympius
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡ ΑΔΡΙ-ΑΝΟϹ ΟΛΥΜ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Olympius
Obverse design bare head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΚΙΛΒΙΑΝΩΝ ΠΕΡΙ ΝΕΙΚΕΑΝ
Reverse design Hygieia standing left, holding serpent in her right hand which she feeds from patera; she looks right at Asclepius standing facing, looking left, resting with his right hand on serpent-staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference NZ 20 (1888), 11/13
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 233
2 2     B: 891/1876 NZ 20 (1888) and Taf. I, 10