RPC III, 166

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 166
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Dupondii, P P or Cos III P P
Dating AD 128/38
Obverse inscription IMP CAES TRA HADR AVG P P
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design bare-headed cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r., with paludamentum, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL L IVL COR
Reverse design Propylaea, with central arch and two columns at each side, surmounted by quadriga and statues
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference NCP 22/22 and pl. F, XCVIII, Edwards 129
Specimens 6 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 161/1, 162/1, 163/1, 164/3, 165/1, 167/1, 168/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O: Baldwins 1950 Price-Trell, Coins and their cities, 1977, p. 86, fig. 152: rev.
2 2     B: Fox
3 3     B: Fox
4 4     P: 849
5 5     Corinth ( = Edwards 129 and pl. IV, 129 rev.)
6 6     Lykosoura ( = BCH 91, 2, 1967, p. 532, M2 and p. 537, fig. 23)