RPC III, 2915

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2915
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 138 (ΡΛΗ)
Dating AD 135/6
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΤΡΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design bare head of Hadrian, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥϹ ΡΛΗ ΑΜΑϹΕΙΑϹ ΤΗϹ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕⲰϹ
Reverse design Athena walking, r., holding spear in r. hand and shield on l. arm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.45 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 11 corr.; Dalaison 42–46
Specimens 14
Die-links 1–13: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V-ON Leypold coll. 2
2     B: Löbb. Rec. pl. IV, 13
3     Istanbul 896/34
4     SNG Schweiz II Righetti 540
5     Amasya 74.16.100
6     Amasya 76.3.3
7     Amasya 79.7.34
8     Amasya 82.12.1
9     Amasya 86.3.5
10     Amasya 90.7.8
11     ✸ Peus 366, Burstein coll., 25 Oct. 2000, lot 477
12     MünzZentrum 160, 31 Aug. 2011, lot 471 (ex Knopek, Dec. 1979, lot 339), ex MZ Lagerkatalog Nov./Dec. 2011, lot 406
13     VCoins G. Rohde 8973
14     CGT coll., ex G Rohde