RPC III, 255

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 255
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 Tyche standing, l., holding patera in r. hand and cornucopia in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Reference Fox 30
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1922,0317.105 (Weber)
2 2     ✸ P: Delepierre Walbank, Aspects...p. 347, fig. 20.13.2
3 3     Cop SNG 300
4 4     Lanz Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 636 (ex Merzbacher 15 Nov. 1910, lot 521)