RPC III, 5873


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 5873
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue L IH = year 18
Dating AD 133/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝ - ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΙΗ
Reverse design Artemis standing facing, head right, drawing arrow from quiver and holding bow
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note BMC 680, supposedly of year 14 = Emmett 916 (14), might be another specimen. So also B28798 (with a dog), but the date is not legible

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 28884
2 2     ✸ A: 2244
3 3     A: 106/339
4 4     DS7550