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
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus
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
Axis 6
Reference Mouchmov 17
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note For the laurel-branch, see /4 and Varbanov 629-30.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

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