RPC I, 1192

 

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Coin type
Volume I
Number 1192
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Marcus Acillius Candidus (duovir) ; Quintus Fulvius Flaccus (duovir)
Dating AD 54–5
Obverse inscription NERO CLAVD (or CLAV) CAES AVG (or AVG)
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, right or left
Reverse inscription M AC CAN(D)(I)(D)(O) IIVIR (or IIVIR) COR or Q FVL FLACC(O) IIVIR (or IIVIR) COR
Reverse design Neptune in biga drawn by hippocamps, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 1, 5, 12
Reference BMC 555, Amandry XX 27, 30–1, 34–7, 40–1, 43–6, 50–2, 55–6, pp. 204–6
Specimens 7 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 555
2 2     ✸ J. Clark coll. (ex Lanz 105, BCD coll., 26 Nov. 2001, lot 437; Lindgren II, 1609)
3 3     CGT coll. = Naville Numismatics 21, 20 March 2016, lot 232
4 4     Roma Numismatics EA 105, 19 Jan. 2023, lot 572 (ex Inasta Spa, EA 99, 4 May 2022, lot 576)
5 5     Nomos Obolos Webauction 28, 2 July 2023, lot 450
6 6     CNG EA 548, 18 Oct. 2023, lot 276 (ex Spink Numismatic Circular LXXV.11, Nov. 1967, no. 7062; Lanz 105, BCD coll., 26 Nov. 2001, lot 436; CNG EA 157, 31 Jan. 2007, lot 63)
7 7     Numismatik Naumann 139, 7 Apr. 2024, lot 376