RPC III, 262

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 262
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Antinous
Person (rev.) Antinous
Magistrate Marcellus (hiereus of Antinous)
Obverse inscription ΟϹΤΙΛΙΟϹ ΜΑΡΚΕΛΛΟϹ Ο ΙΕΡΕΥϹ ΤΟΥ ΑΝΤΙΝΟΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust, bare head, of Antinous, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΙϹ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ
Reverse design Antinous as Helios radiate, naked, holding a whip in his r. hand, driving a biga, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Axis 6
Reference Blum Corinth 3
Specimens 7 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4, 6: same obv. die as 260/1–3, 261/1, 266/1, 267/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 13641 Blum pl. I, 15; Weber, Taf., 1
2 2     Graz University Weber 68/1 and Taf., 2
3 3     Museum Carnuntinum Weber 68–9/2 and Taf., 3
4 4     St Florian F. Kenner, Taf., 17
5 5     Private coll., West Palm Beach (Florida)
6 6     R. Pudill coll. (ex Leu EA 14, 12 Dec. 2020, lot 929)
7 7     ✸ Roma E-Sale 86, 8 July 2021, lot 721