RPC IV.3, 8614 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8614 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Divus)
Issue Hadrian Theos, early in the reign of Antoninus Pius
Obverse inscription ΘƐΟϹ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of the deified Hadrian wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΑΜΑϹΚΗΝⲰΝ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐⲰϹ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, l., holding rudder(?), cornucopia and uncertain object; at her feet, swimming river-god
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.40 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 9, de Saulcy, 37, no. 2$
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 9, reverse with ΔΑΜΑСΚΗΝ{ωΝ}
2     P: 41
3     Bern: Righetti 2147
4     Private coll. CGT coll. = Agora Auction 49 (02/02/2016), 74