RPC III, 3117

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3117
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Hadrian Pater Patriae
Obverse inscription ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, with paludamentum, left
Reverse inscription ΠΑΤΗΡ ΠΑΤΡΙ ΥΠΑΤΟϹ ΤΟ Γ
Reverse design Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal silver
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference S 252 and 252a, Metcalf Conspectus 105 corr., Ganschow 182
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 3116/8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920,0223.3
2 2     B: Löbb.
3 3     Henseler 306 (ex MM Deutschland 19, Righetti coll., 16 May 2006, lot 270)
4 4     Leu WA 26, 8 July 2023, lot 2687 = ETB coll., ex Roma E-sale 40, 28 Oct. 2017, lot 346
5 5     Henseler 307
6 6     ✸ CNG 120, 11 May 2022, lot 651 = Triton XXVII, 9 Jan. 2024, lot 474