RPC III, 2927


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2927
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Cerasus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 74 (ΟΔ)
Dating AD 137/8
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ [ ] ΥΠ Γ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus [ ] consul III
Obverse design bare head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΚΕΡΑϹΟΥΝΤΙωΝ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΟΔ
Reverse design Dionysus naked standing left, holding cantharus in right hand, left resting on thyrsus; at his feet, left, panther left looking back
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 7
Reference Rec 2; Wojan, Kerasonte 1
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: Löbb. Rec 2 and pl. XI, 12