RPC III, 542


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 542
Province Achaea
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Aelius (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΙΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Nominative Lucius Aelius Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed cuirassed bust of Aelius, right, with paludamentum, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΕωϹ
Reverse design Athena standing left, holding Nike on her extended right hand, left resting on shield and spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Oikonomidou Aelius 5–6, Calomino 135
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg: 8207 Oikonomidou Aelius 5α and pl. 18
2 2     Ioannina Oikonomidou Aelius 5β
3 3     Tire Oikonomidou Aelius 6 and pl. 19