RPC III, 147


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Coin type
Volume III
Number 147
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Dupondii
Dating AD 119/28
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, seen from front, with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription COL L IVL COR
Reverse design Genius of the Colony naked to waist standing left, sacrificing with patera in right hand over altar, left holding cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference NCP 27/34 var. and pl. G, CXLIII var.
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 143/1, 144/1, 145/1, 146/1, 148/1, 149/1, 150/2, 151/1–3, 152/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1920,0805.949 Walbank, Aspects.., p. 341, fig. 20.5.5
2 2     Corinth = Edwards 123 and pl. IV, 123 rev.