RPC III, 79

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 79
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Koinon of Crete
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΤΡΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒΑ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΚΡΗΤΝ (sic)
Reverse design turreted, veiled and draped nymph (Amaltheia), standing r., holding infant Zeus on her l. arm; at her feet, cornucopia to l. and ? to r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 9.45 g
Reference Sv —
Specimens 1
Note Obv. legend is clockwise and starts at 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ A: 1896-97 Z’1