RPC III, 2916

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2916
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 laureate and draped bust 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 26 mm
Average weight 11.33 g
Reference Rec 11 corr.; Dalaison 47
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Amasya 92.9.1 ( = Ireland 119 and pl.)
2     ✸ CNG EA 201, Wagner coll., 17 Dec. 2008, lot 226