RPC III, 739


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 739
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Mesambria
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΔΙϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus (imperator) II Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right, with drapery on left shoulder
Reverse inscription ΜΕϹΑΜΒΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo standing left, holding plectrum in right hand and lyre set on column in his left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference Karayotov 5–6b, Varbanov 4144
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Nesebar N 1837
2 2     Burgas A 2329
3 3     Private coll.
4 4     Private coll.