RPC III, 5564


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 5564
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ ƐΝΑΤ, ΕΤ Θ or L ΕΝ = year 9
Dating AD 124/5
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian (?), right
Reverse inscription L ΕΝ
Reverse design Silenus mask
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 12 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note For the identification of the reverse, see T. Holman, 'A Silenus Mask and Other Cult Symbols on Hadrian's Alexandrina Dichalkoi', Koinon: The International Journal of Classical Numismatics IV, 2021.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1966.7.1
2 2     A: 211/279
3 3     ✸ Aiello
4 4     Trade (Zurqieh)