RPC III, 6567


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 6567
Province Uncertain
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Bronze coinage
Obverse inscription HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus consul III pater patriae
Obverse design laureate bust of Hadrian, right, with small aegis on left shoulder
Reverse inscription ADVENTVS AVGVSTI, COS III P P (in ex.)
Reverse design Hadrian, in military dress, with cloak floating behind, on horse prancing left, raising his right hand and holding spear in left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 1433
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3–4: same obv. die. 3: same rev. die as 6568/3–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1934.1018.21 (Lawrence) BMC 1433
3 3     Leu EA 26, 8 July 2023, lot 3353 = CNG Auction 260, 20 July 2011, lot 472
4 4     ETB coll., ex Numismatik Naumann, Auktion 45 lot 751