RPC I, 1357

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1357
Province Achaea
Region Euboea
City Carystus
Reign Nero
Obverse inscription ΝƐΡΩΝ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΑΡΥ
Reverse design head of Poseidon, r., between dolphin and trident
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.00 g
Axis 10
Specimens 10 (9 in the core collections)
Note Countermark: ΔΟ on the obv. of 10, which probably stands for ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟΣ. The reading of GIC 709 should therefore be corrected (‘uncertain letters’ read as ΟΣ or ΑΣ).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 29
2     L: 1929,0805.283
3     NY: 1944.100.20291
4     Cop SNG 430
5     B: I-B
6     B: 28981
7     B: Knobelsdorf
8     V: GR 14823
9     ✸ P: 2002/421 Lanz 111, 25 Nov. 2002, lot 600 (BCD coll.)
10     Lanz 111, 25 Nov. 2002, lot 601 (BCD coll.)