RPC I, 1371

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1371
Province Achaea
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Nero
Issue Reign of Nero, probable attribution to Nicopolis (see introduction)
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩ(or W)ΝΙ ΑΠΟΛΛΩ(or W)ΝΙ ΚΤΙϹΤΗ
Obverse design Nero, standing r., as Apollo playing lyre
Reverse inscription ΝΕΡΩ(or W)ΝΟΣ(or Ϲ)
Reverse design Nike standing, l., with wreath
Metal Copper
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.76 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC Apollonia 84, Levy NC 1989, 62, nos 14–22, Calomino 9
Specimens 11
Die-links 1–2, 8: same pair of dies. 3, 5, 9: same pair of dies. 4, 7: same pair of dies. 3, 5–6, 9: same obv. die. 3, 5, 9: same rev. die as 1372/1. 6: same rev. die as 1370/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 93
2     ✸ P: 94
3     P: Delepierre
4     B: 28676
5     B: I-B
6     L BMC Apollonia 84
7     Rome
8     Tübingen: 1328
9     Milan
10     Madrid: unertain
11     CGT coll. = Art Coins Roma EA 10, 25 June 2013, lot 352