RPC III, 969


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 969
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Koinon of Bithynia
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Reverse legend includes COM BIT
Obverse inscription IMP CAES TRAI HADRIANO AVG P P
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription COM - BIT (in field), ROM S P AVG (in entablature)
Reverse design temple with eight columns on podium of three steps; three pellets in pediment
Metal silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6
Reference Metcalf B2
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     M 10
2 2     ✸ CNG 75, 23 May 2007, lot 1057
3 3     Leu WA 26, 8 July 2023, lot 2973 = ETB coll., ex Den of Antiquity