RPC III, 256


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 256
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 emperor in toga standing facing, head l., holding simpulum over lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 5.52 g
Reference Fox 31
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 656 Fox pl. I, 22; Walbank, Aspects...p. 347, fig. 20.13.1
2     Cop SNG 299
3     B: P-O
4     Lanz Münzen von Korinth Sammlung BCD, 26 Nov. 2001, lot 640