RPC III, 960A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 960A
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Koinon of Bithynia
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Reverse legend Cos III
Obverse inscription IMP CAES TRAI HADRIANVS AVG P MAX TRI POT COS III P P
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COS - III
Reverse design legionary eagle (aquila) between two standards, one (l.) surmounted by hand and the other (r.) surmounted by banner
Metal silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6
Reference Metcalf —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The attribution to the Koinon of Bithynia requires confirmation. One would normally have expected the dative case for the obverse in Bithynia.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Leu WA 26, 8 July 2023, lot 3027 = ETB coll.