RPC III, 6456

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 6456
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Alexandreon Chora (nome of Lower Egypt)
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right, drapery on left shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΛΕΞ, L ΙΑ
Reverse design hippopotamus, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 14 mm
Specimens 9 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 8139
2 2     B: n. d.
3 3     Cop SNG 1078
4 4     Cologne: 3377
5 5     ✸ A: 5100 Dem 3590 = Geissen & Weber, ZPE 157, 2006, fig. 20 p. 302
6 6 –7     DS10859–60, pl. 293
8 8     Mabbott 3697
9 9     Naville Numismatics 43, 23 Sept. 2018, lot 246