RPC III, 369


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 369
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 Hypermnestra seated left on rock, holding (?); at her feet, hydria
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference F-M, D. c/R 8
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 122
2 2     ✸ BCD (ex Harmer-Rooke, Hoffer coll., 12 Dec. 1986, lot 1087, part of)