RPC III, 250

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 250
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 galloping r., slaying with spear Chimaera, l. beneath him
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 6.64 g
Axis 12
Reference NCP 13–14/4, Fox 26
Specimens 14
Die-links 3–5, 12–13: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 695
2     L: 1969,1102.1
3     P: 661
4     P: Delepierre
5     P: S de R
6     Cop SNG 297
7     MA
8     V: GR 13429
9     V: GR 13430
10     Moscow: 453417
11     ✸ NY: 1944.100.37227
12     Peus 378, 28 Apr. 2004, lot 1018
13     Lanz Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 638
14     Lanz Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 639