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3805 SYRIA Laodicea ad Mare. Hadrian Tetradrachm 123-24 AD Tyche
Reference.
RPC III, 3805/6; Prieur 1109; Adra 1562-5; Paris 1157

Issue Year 170 (OP)

Obv. ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙСΑΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟС ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟС СΕΒΑСΤ
Laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian right, with gorgoneion on breastplate

Rev. ΙΟΥΛΙΕωΝ ΤωΝ ΚΑΙ ΛΑΟΔΙΚΕωΝ
Turreted and draped bust of Tyche, right; in field, right, ΟΡ soldiers arming the battlements/towers on Tyche's head

13 gr
25 mm
12h

Note.
From the Michel Prieur Collection. Ex Robert O. Ebert Collection (Part I, Stackís Bowers & Ponterio 174, 11 January 2013), lot 5142; Numismatica Ars Classica 1 (39 March 1989), lot 862; MŁnzen und Medaillen AG FPL 279 (August 1967), no. 40.
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shanxi  [Jan 17, 2019 at 08:16 PM]
fabulous Tyche and bust, so many details
Mat  [Jan 17, 2019 at 08:29 PM]
Amazing!
Steve P  [Jan 17, 2019 at 08:36 PM]
yummy, yummy!
quadrans  [Jan 17, 2019 at 09:56 PM]
Beauty...
Jay GT4  [Jan 17, 2019 at 10:44 PM]
Stunning
Canaan  [Jan 18, 2019 at 08:10 AM]
great addition congrats Eric
Pharsalos  [Mar 04, 2019 at 12:43 PM]
Amazing coin, the turret engraving is spectacular.