RPC III, 196


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 196
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Asses
Dating AD 117/28
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right, with paludamentum, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL LAV IVL CORI
Reverse design Young Bacchus wearing himation about his loins, standing facing, head left, leaning on pillar; he holds cantharus in right hand and thyrsus in left; at his feet, left, panther
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Reference NCP 19–20/16 and pl. E, LXXXIX
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920,0805.940
2 2     ✸ B: I-B