RPC I, 1242


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1242
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, ΔΑ, ϹΙ(ΚΥ)
Reverse design naked figure, wearing cloak, and holding out arms, right
Metal leaded bronze
Average diameter 20 mm
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 1240/1–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 665
2 2     ✸ L: 1895,0703.9
3 3     Mu: 34c JAI 1888 Taf. 9.7