RPC III, 2575


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2575
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Dionysopolis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus) ; Sabina (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ [ ]ΒΑϹ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Nominative Imperator Caesar [ ] / Sabina Augusta
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Hadrian, seen from rear, looking r. facing draped bust of Sabina
Reverse inscription ΔΙΟΝΥϹΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding cantharus in his r. hand and thyrsus in his l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference vA, Phryg. II, 126–7
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note vA, Phryg. II 126 and 127 are the same piece. vA illustrates (Taf. 3, 126) casts in L which are the casts of the Leypold specimen

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V-ON SNG Leypold 1485
2 2     Yale: 2004.6.327