RPC III, 2312


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2312
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Colossae
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Aelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Octavius Apollonios Va—
Obverse inscription ΛΟΥΚΙΟϹ ΑΙΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Nominative Lucius Aelius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Aelius, with paludamentum, left, seen from rear
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis Ephesia with supports between two stags
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference vA, Phryg., 551
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note Obv. corrected to Aelius (from Hadrian)
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 12
2 2     P: 825 Wa 5875
3 3     ✸ R. Pudill coll. (ex Savoca 156 Silver, 19 Feb. 2023, lot 178)