RPC III, 540


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 540
Province Achaea
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Aelius (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΑΙΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Nominative Aelius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed cuirassed bust of Aelius, right, with paludamentum, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΠΟ[ΛΕωϹ]
Reverse design Aktia seated left, holding agonistic crown on her extended right hand, left resting on palm branch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Reference Oikonomidou Aelius 1, Calomino 133
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 539/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 197 Oikonomidou Aelius 1 and pl. 18