RPC III, 2490

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2490
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Grimenothyrae
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Magistrate Asklepiadès Apoll. (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑϹΚΛΗΠΙΑΔΟΥ ΑΠΟΛ(Λ) ΓΡΙΜΕΝΟΘΥΡΕ
Reverse design Zeus standing l., holding eagle on his extended r. hand, l. resting on sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.53 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference vA, Phryg., 428–33
Specimens 9 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 11
2     Cop SNG 405
3     V: GR 34524
4     Mu SNG 212
5     B: Löbb.
6     B: B-I
7     ETB coll., ex Saint Paul Antiques 15, 27 Jan. 2018, lot 324
8     Private coll.
9     ✸ R. Pudill coll. (ex Papillon 8, 19 Sep. 2021, lot 316)