RPC III, 137


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 137
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 Pallas Athena standing left, holding Victory in right hand, left resting on spear; left and right, owl and shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Reference NCP 21/20 and pl. E, XCII
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 135/1, 136/1–5, 138/1, 139/1, 140/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: Delepierre reverse illustrated in Walbank, Aspects..., p. 345, fig. 20.10.8
2 2     Lanz 105 Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 582
3 3     Naville 50, 23 June 2019, lot 161