RPC III, 3234

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 3234
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Seleucia ad Calycadnum
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 20 (Κ)
Dating AD 135/6
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟⳞ ⳞΕΒ Π Π ΕΤΟΥⳞ Κ
Obverse design confronted busts of Apollo, r. and Artemis (as Hadrian and Sabina?), l.; Apollo is laureate and draped, Artemis is draped, with quiver over l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ⳞΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΤΩ ΠΡ ΚΑΛΥ ΤΗⳞ ΙΕΡ ΚΑΙ ΑⳞ ΑΥΤ
Reverse design Athena standing, r., holding spear in r. hand and shield on l. arm, striking down serpent-footed giant, throwing rock at her
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 14.04 g
Axis 12
Reference SNG France 964–5
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 17
2     P: 915 SNG 964
3     ✸ P: 914 SNG 965
4     B: 238/1875
5     B: I-B GM p. 713, no. 575
6     SNG Levante 720
7     Tahberer SNG 1172
9     CGT coll.