RPC III, 3263

 

Image of specimen #19

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3263
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Second group
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΘΕ ΤΡΑ ΠΑΡ ΥΙ ΘΕ ΝΕΡ ΥΙ ΤΡΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟⳞ ⳞΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar divi Traiani Parthicus filius divi Nervae nepos Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, r. with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡⳞΕΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩⳞ
Reverse design lion, l., attacking bull kneeling, l.
Metal Silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference SNG France 1400; Prieur 764
Specimens 20 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 3, 5, 9–10, 12, 15: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG 1734
2     P: 1966/25 SNG 1400
3     Bern: Righetti 1654
4     B: I-B
5     NY: 1941.131.918
6     Boston: 62.413
7     Ziegler 663
8     Ciani, Barrachin coll., 1924, lot 242
9     Kastner 4, 27–28 Nov. 1973, lot 235
10     Poindessault 8 July 1983, lot 146
11     Hirsch 157, Feb. 1988, lot 396 (ex Auctiones A.G. Basel 13, 23–24 June 1983, lot 332)
12     Elsen 78, 20 Mar. 2004, lot 504 (ex Bonham’s 6, 14–15 Sept. 1981, lot 353; CNG XXI, 26 June 1992, lot 470; Peus 334, 4 Nov. 1992, lot 1060; Peus 366, Burstein coll., 25 Oct. 2000, lot 999)
13     CNG MBS 69, 8 June 2005, lot 1139 = CNG EA 436, 23 Jan. 2019, lot 335
14     CNG MBS 76/2, The Seeger coll., 12 Sept. 2007, lot 3133
15     Gorny & Mosch 159, 8 Oct. 2007, lot 308 (ex GM 79, 11 Oct. 1996, lot 444; Künker 124, 16 Mar. 2007, lot 9133)
16     Helios 5, 25 June 2010, lot 270
17     Leu 1, 25 Oct. 2017, lot 125
18     Leu EA 2, 3 Dec. 2017, lot 492
19     ✸ Leu EA 2, 3 Dec. 2017, lot 493
20     R. Effler coll. (ex Savoca EA 93 Silver, 17 Jan. 2021, lot 345)