RPC III, 206


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 206
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Asses
Dating AD 117/28
Obverse inscription IMP CAES TRAIAN- [ ]
Nominative Imperator Caesar Traianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian, r., with aegis, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL [ ]R
Reverse design Mercury walking, r., clad in chlamys, carrying the child Bacchus on his left arm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference NCP 20–21/18 and pl. E, LXXXVIII
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 841 NCP, pl. E, LXXXVIII rev., wrongly attributed to Trajan, p. 20
2     Lanz Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 614