RPC III, 247

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 247
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait; Asses
Dating AD 128/38
Obverse inscription
Obverse design Ηead of Aphrodite (?), with earring and necklace, r., hair brought back and tied behind, leaving loose ends
Reverse inscription COL L IVL COR
Reverse design lioness standing, l., over prostrate ram, on capital of Doric column; very little of the fluted shaft is shown
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 6.39 g
Reference NCP 19/14 and pl. E, LXXVI, Fox 25
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 692
2     P: 658
3     B: I-B
4     ✸ Aiello coll.
5     MünzZentrum 119, 14–16 Jan. 2004, lot 149