RPC III, 3760


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 3760
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Orichalcum coinage struck at Rome for circulation in Syria; Asses
Obverse inscription HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus consul III
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, with paludamentum, seen from rear, right
Reverse inscription COS III
Reverse design griffin flying left; below, S C
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference RIC 682; BMC —; Strack 624; van Heesch 150/9a; CRS 29; McAlee 549A
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2.hdn.682
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 5757
2 2     ✸ P: 5758
3 3     Amphora website, Jan. 2003 ( = McAlee 549A)