RPC III, 2383


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2383
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙ ΑΡΙ ϹΕ ΓΕ ΔΑ Π
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right, with drapery on left shoulder
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing left, holding cantharus in right hand, left resting on thyrsus; to left, panther
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3: same obv. die as 2382B/1.
Note Previously read as [ ] ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙ ΑΡΙϹ[ ] and attributed to Trajan

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B
2 2     B: Löbb.
3 3     R. Pudill coll.
4 4     ✸ R. Pudill coll. (ex Bucephalus 6, 12 June 2022, lot 598)