RPC III, 263

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 263
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Antinous
Person (rev.) Antinous
Magistrate Hostilius Marcellus (priest of Antinous)
Obverse inscription ΜΑΡΚΕΛΛΟϹ Ο ΙΕΡΕΥϹ ΤΟΥ ΑΝΤΙΝΟΟΥ
Obverse design bare-headed, three-quarter length bust of Antinous, left
Reverse inscription ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΙϹ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ
Reverse design Antinous as Dionysus standing right, half naked, his right hand on his hip, holding a long transverse thyrsus in his left hand, leaning on a herm; on left, pillar; on right, crater
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 44 mm
Reference Blum Corinth —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 264/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Münzhandlung Basel 3, Prince Waldeck coll., 5 Mar. 1935, lot 454