RPC III, 316


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 316
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Achaea
City Elis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Issue Group IV
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤωΡ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΔΙϹ
Nominative Imperator Hadrianus (Imperator) II
Obverse design bare-headed draped bust of Hadrian, right
Reverse inscription ΗΛΕΙωΝ
Reverse design river god Alpheios (with features of Antinous) reclining on waves of water to left, holding wreath in his right hand and reeds in his left; to left, amphora
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Olympia excavations K 89–418