RPC III, 5626


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 5626
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue L ΔΕ(ΚΑΤΟΥ) or L I = year 10
Dating AD 125/6
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian (?), right (sometimes traces of drapery on left shoulder)
Reverse inscription L ΔΕ
Reverse design elephant standing, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 12 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note Pudill coll. is a very worn coin with an elephant, but its date is illegible
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Cologne Geissen 920
2 2     Vat: 568
3 3     Vat: 569
4 4     DS7948