RPC III, 3868

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 3868
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Year 227
Dating AD 117
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΤΡΑΙ[ ]
Nominative Imperator Traianus Hadrianus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ ΘΕΑΣ
Reverse design Cadmus advancing left on prow, looking back, pointing forward with his extended right hand, holding cloak about his waist with his left; in left field, L ΖΚΣ
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Abou Diwan 1539
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ C SNG 6061