RPC III, 515

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 515
Province Achaea
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Caesar Hadrianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r. with paludamentum
Reverse inscription ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΟϹ
Reverse design galley with seven rowers, l.; on the deck, figure standing with extended r. arm (Octavian in military dress?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 3.78 g
Axis 5
Reference Oikonomidou Hadrian 10, Calomino 66
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 2, 5: same rev. die.
Note 2-4 = Karbach 60-61 (under Augusta, Cilicia)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 191a Oikonomidou 10 and pl. 15
2     ✸ P: 312 SNG France Cilicia 1901
3     B: I-B
4     SNG Levante Supp. 1, 300 ex P 313 = Wa 4189
5     V: GR 19097 RPC I, 5425