RPC III, 3264

 

Image of specimen #25

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3264
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 balteus and drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡⳞΕΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩⳞ
Reverse design lion, l., attacking bull kneeling, l.
Metal Silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 12
Reference Prieur 765
Specimens 25 (5 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2, 6, 17–19: same obv. die. 3, 13, 16, 20–1: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 149
2     L: 1979,0101.1096 vA 5986
3     O ex Glendining, Woodward coll., 27 Sep. 1962, lot 403
4     B: Löbb.
5     NY: 1944.100.54534
6     Princeton University Library (P.U.L. 2004–24) (ex CNG MBS 66, 19 May 2004, lot 1175 = Levante 997)
7     Ziegler 665
8     Missere 600
9     Missere 601
10     Lockett 2966
11     Hirsch XIII, Rhousopoulos coll., 15 May 1905, lot 4379
12     Kress 130, 30 June 1964, lot 405
13     Sternberg VII, 24–25 Nov. 1977, lot 640 (ex Hamburger, 20 Feb. 1928, lot 320; Hamburger, June 1930, lot 827; Santamaria, Magnaguti III, 26 June 1950, lot 779; Leu-MM, Niggeler coll. II, 21–22 Oct. 1966, lot 652)
14     NFA MBS Summer 1986, lot 818
15     CNG MBS 51, 15 Sept. 1999, lot 950
16     Hirsch 205, 22 Sept. 1999, lot 822 (ex Triton I, 2–3 Dec. 1997, lot 695)
17     CNG MBS 53, 15 Mar. 2000, lot 1149
18     CNG MBS 61, 25 Sept. 2002, lot 1054 (ex Gorny 32, 12–13 Nov. 1985, lot 208; Lanz 102, 28 May 2001, lot 574)
19     CNG MBS 64, 24 Sept. 2003, lot 690 (ex Berk BBS 112, 13 Jan. 2000, lot 415; Berk BBS 119, 15 Mar. 2001, lot 590)
20     CNG MBS 69, Drewry coll., 8 June 2005, lot 1141
21     Mike Vosper accessed on VCoins, Apr. 2010
22     CNG An Internet and MBS 88, 14 Sept. 2011, lot 1005 (ex Berk BBS 116, 17 Oct. 2000, lot 727; CNG EA 174, 10 Oct. 2007, lot 143)
23     Brussels: II, 57.894
24     ETB coll. (ex Leu EA 10, 7 Dec. 2019, lot 865)
25     ✸ Nomos 15, 22 Oct. 2017, lot 241