RPC III, 363


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 363
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Argolis
City Argos
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Hadrian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΑΔΡΙΑΝ-ΟϹ ΚΤΙϹΤΗϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to r., with paludamentum
Reverse inscription ΑΡΓΕΙⲰΝ
Reverse design Isis (?) seated l. on throne suckling Horus (?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.78 g
Reference NCP 42/30, BMC 151, F-M, D. d/R 13
Specimens 1
Note Another interpretation of the reverse design is provided by F-M: Danae suckling her son Perseus

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 151 pl. XXVIII, 13: rev. = NCP pl. L, LII rev.