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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #8263

Tarsos (AD 117-138) Tetradrachm - Hadrian

Hadrian, 117-138 AD. AR Tetradrachm (13.03g, 27mm, 12h). Struck 117 AD. AYT KAI ΘE TPΛ ΠAP ΘE NEP • YI TPAI AΔPIANOΣ ΣE, laureate head right; all within bead-and-reel border / TAP(squared C) EΩN MHTPOΠOΛEΩΣ, Tyche of Tarsus seated right on throne decorated with aphlaston, holding palm frond; below, river-god Cydnus swimming right; all within pelleted border. VF, toned, some roughness. From the Sierra Coll.; ex Patrick Cooper Coll. CNG 63 (5/2003), lot 1028.

File information
City/Mint name:Tarsos
Keywords:roman / silver
References:Prieur -; SNG Levante -; SNG France -; CNG 63, 1028 (this coin)
Valuation:CNG Auc. 88 (9/2011), lot 1003 ($900 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:109 KiB
Date added:Oct 29, 2011
Dimensions:800 x 391 pixels
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