RPC III, 307


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 307
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Achaea
City Elis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ-ΤωΡ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Hadrianus
Obverse design bare-headed cuirassed bust of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΗΛΕΙ
Reverse design bearded head of the Zeus of Phidias with olive wreath, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference NCP 71/2 and pl. P, XXII
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ C SNG 3722 = Seltman 78/1 and pl. 28, 1
2 2     Harvard: HUAM 1979.314 Franke 1984b, Taf. 52, 4