RPC III, 135


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 135
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Dupondii
Dating AD 119/28
Obverse inscription IMP CAES TRAIAN HADR AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, with paludamentum, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL L IVL COR
Reverse design Bellerophon naked with a chlamys on his left shoulder standing left, seizing Pegasus by bridle with right hand, holding spear in left and shield on left shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Reference NCP 13/3 and pl. C, XXVII
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 136/1–5, 137/1–2, 138/1, 139/1, 140/1. 1–2: same rev. die as 133/1, 134/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 844
2 2     Lanz 105 Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 593