RPC III, 5384


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 5384
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue L Z = year 7
Dating AD 122/3
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 Ζ
Reverse design Dionysus reclining left, holding grapes and thyrsus; to right, panther
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note Mi 6.971, from Numismata quaedam …Musei Honorii Arigoni (1741), Tab. VII.109 = Emmett 946 (uncertain year) is another specimen with this design, but said to be of year 10.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Matthijs 946