RPC I, 1240


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1240
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Sicyonia
City Sicyon
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Gaius Iulius Polyaenus (duovir)
Obverse inscription Ν(Ε) Κ(ΑΙ) ΖΕΥϹ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΙΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, left
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Γ ΙΟΥ ΠΟΛΥΑΙΝΟΥ Δ Α, ϹΙ
Reverse design man on horse, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same obv. die as 1242/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 662
2 2     P: 1979/225
3 3     B
4 4     Mu: 112a