RPC III, 2671


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2671
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Magistrate Pom. Rufus (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΠΟΜ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ, ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠ/ΟΛΙΤΩΝ (in exergue)
Reverse design temple with four columns within which lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 17.03 g
Reference KM 233/4
Specimens 1
Note I-B thought that the obv. legend was ‘retouchiert’ and classified the coin between Antoninus Pius and Severus Alexander. However, the smaller denomination, with the same magistrate’s name, makes it likely that the legend is not ‘retouchiert’

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: Löbb. KM 233/4