RPC III, 966


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 966
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Koinon of Bithynia
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Reverse legend Cos III
Obverse inscription IMP CAES TRA HADRIANO AVG P P
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COS - III
Reverse design Ceres standing left holding corn ears downward in right and sceptre vertically in left
Metal silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference Metcalf B18
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 967/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18214143, Fox M. 41
2 2     M. 42