RPC III, 249

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 249
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 Bellerophon riding Pegasus flying r., slaying with spear Chimaera, l. beneath him
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.44 g
Axis 12
Reference NCP 13–14/4, Fox 26
Specimens 18
Die-links 1, 3–7, 9, 11–17: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 693 (and pl. XXIII, 13)
2     L BMC 694
3     L: 1920,0805.1179 (Fox)
4     L: 1949,0411.628
5     O: Milne 1927
6     P: 662
7     P: 663
8     ✸ Marseille
9     Cop SNG 298
10     A: 4004α
11     V: GR 13428
12     B: a.B.
13     B: P-O
14     B: Löbb.
15     NY: 1956.174.61
16     Formerly Franke coll.
17     Lanz Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 nov. 2001, lot 637
18     Münster: 1241