RPC III, 2121

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2121
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, r.
Reverse inscription ΛΕΥΚΟΦΡΥϹ (or -ΝΗ) ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns within which cult statue of Artemis Leukophryene, with supports; on each side, flying Nike crowning her and female figure (Tyche?) standing on pedestal, her r. hand raised
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 23.05 g
Axis 7
Reference Schultz 77 and var.
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cop SNG 862
2     Bern: Righetti 880
3     ✸ R. Hoppensteadt coll. (ex Leu WA 19, 19 Feb. 2022, lot 2105)