RPC III, 2342


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2342
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Laodicea ad Lycum
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Alliance with Nysa
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙΑ[ ]
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Hadrian, r.
Reverse inscription [ΛΑΟΔΙΚΕΩΝ] ΝΥϹΑΕΩΝ (retrograde), ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ (in ex.)
Reverse design Zeus Laodiceus, l., standing r. in long chiton and himation, holding eagle on r. hand, l. resting on sceptre facing Mên standing l., holding patera in r. hand, l. resting on sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Franke & Nollé 1159–60
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note Probably a coin minted by Nysa, as the obv. is very like III, 2090.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1983,0114.2 Franke & Nollé 1159 and Taf. 53 rev.
2 2     Tübingen SNG 4153 = Franke & Nollé 1160 and Taf. 53