RPC III, 2156


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2156
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Halicarnassus
Region Caria
City Halicarnassus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ[ ] ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΥ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Hadrianus Caesar
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right
Reverse design bust of Herodotus, right, bald and bearded
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 2157/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 84 (and pl. XIX, 3 rev.)
2 2     ✸ P: 642
3 3     B: 18200643, 1886/166