RPC III, 3269

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3269
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 Apollo, naked, standing, r., legs crossed, holding laurel branch in l. hand, l. elbow resting on tripod, shaking r. hand with Perseus, naked, standing, l., holding harpa in l. hand
Metal Silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.50 g
Axis 12
Reference Prieur —
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note 1: % silver (Walker): 76.00. [3 obv. dies]

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1970,0909.226
2     Amsterdam BMC, pl. XL, 13 [rev.]
3     ✸ Boston: 63.93
4     CNG EA 441, 3 Apr. 2019, lot 321 (ex Hirsch 258, 25 Sept. 2008, lot 2523 = Prieur coll.)