RPC III, 295

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 295
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Achaea
City Elis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Group I
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤⲰΡ- ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Hadrianus
Obverse design laureate head of Hadrian, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΛΕΙ-ⲰΝ
Reverse design Zeus naked striding r., holding thunderbolt in raised r., eagle on his outstretched l. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.27 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 159
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 159 (and pl. XVI, 5 rev.)
2     Elis excavations ( = Oikonomidou p. 73, no. 26 and Πιν. 5, 17)
3     B: 1919/1 Olympia-Funde
4     NY: 1944.100.38743
5     NY: 1948.4.87
6     ✸ Leu 90, Coins of Olympia. The BCD collection, 10 May 2004, lot 318
7     BCD