RPC III, 5369


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 5369
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue L Ϛ = year 6
Dating AD 121/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙ - ΑΔΡΙΑ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right, drapery on left shoulder
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design Apis bull, right; before, altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)
Note P FG 1898bis is of an uncertain year (and uncertain emperor). Seen by Birley, p. 142, as a reference to the identification of the Apis bull. See also 5354.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Aiello
2 2     Aiello
3 3     Aiello
4 4     D2006
5 5     Naville Numismatics 85, 19 Nov. 2023, lot 272