RPC III, 338


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Coin type
Volume III
Number 338
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Argolis
City Argos
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΤΙϹΤΗϹ
Nominative Imperator Hadrianus founder
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to right, with paludamentum
Reverse inscription ΑΡΓΕΙωΝ
Reverse design round temple with domed roof and four columns on podium (nymphaeum Amymone on the Argian agora); within, cult statue of ?
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Grigorova 2, F-M, D. i/R. 26
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 339/1–4, 340/1, 341/1, 342/1, 343/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ A: 92/4403