RPC III, 342


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 342
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 Apollo standing left, holding plectrum (patera?) in right hand and lyre in left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference NCP 35/9, Cop 86, F-M, D. i/R 25
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 338/1, 339/1–4, 340/1, 341/1, 343/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Cop SNG 86