RPC III, 350


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 350
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Argolis
City Argos
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΑΔΡΙ-ΑΝΟϹ ΚΤΙϹΤΗϹ
Nominative Imperator Hadrianus founder
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to right, with paludamentum
Reverse inscription ΑΡΓΕΙωΝ
Reverse design Hypsipyle standing left looking with terror at serpent entwined around Opheltes
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 3
Reference Arch. Zeitung 1869, NCP 33/2, F-M, D. f/R 17
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     A: 93/Π 383
2 2     ✸ B: 18256596, 28686
3 3     Corinth: 9.VI.33