RPC III, 286


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 286
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 laureate bust of Hadrian, right, with paludamentum, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL A A PATRENS
Reverse design Neptune standing left, right foot on rock, his right hand on his right knee, left resting on trident
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference NCP 80–81/11 and pl. Q, XIX
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 285/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1265 (E 3672)
2 2     B: I-B
3 3     V-Schottenstift: 2623
4 4     LHS Numismatics 96, Coins of Peloponnesos, The BCD collection, 8–9 May 2006, lot 552.3