RPC III, 749

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 749
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r. with paludamentum seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo (?) standing l., naked but a drapery on his r. shoulder, holding patera in his r. hand and two arrows (?) or laurel branch in his l. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.57 g
Axis 6
Reference Mouchmov 17
Specimens 4
Note For the laurel-branch, see /4 and Varbanov 629-30.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Sofia: 2330
2     Trade 2006 (Aiello)
3     Helios Numismatik shop
4     ✸ ETB coll., ex Berk Buy or Bid Sale 206, 15 Nov. 2018, lot 375