RPC III, 277

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 277
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
City Patras
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Asses
Dating AD 128/38
Obverse inscription [HADRIANVS AVG] COS III [P P]
Nominative Hadrianus Augustus consul III pater patriae
Obverse design bare head of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription [COL] A A [PATRENS]
Reverse design Artemis Laphria standing facing, with short chiton and chlamys, quiver at left shoulder, right hand on hip, holding bow in left over altar; at her feet, dog looking back, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 9, 10
Reference NCP 76–77/3 and pl. Q, VI
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.40899
2 2     CGT coll., ex BCD = CNG EA 223, 2 Dec. 2009, lot 321