RPC III, 5052


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 5052
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue L B = year 2
Dating AD 117/18
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΤΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ (sic)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right, drapery on left shoulder
Reverse inscription L Β
Reverse design draped bust of Nilus, right, crowned with taenia and lotus-buds, cornucopia at shoulder
Metal silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 5 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: Löbb.
2 2     NY: 1944.100.56364
3 3     ✸ NY: 1944.100.56365
4 4     O: HCR27050 M 854
5 5     NY: 1976.26.3131