RPC III, 174


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 174
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 HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus consul III pater patriae
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, with paludamentum, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL L IVL COR
Reverse design bearded Bacchus standing, right, fully clad, holding cantharus in right hand, left resting on thyrsus; at his feet, right, panther
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference NCP 19/16 and pl. E, LXXVII
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 172/1, 173/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1233 (under Berytus)
2 2     ✸ B: 28676/63 NCP, pl. E, LXXVII: rev.