RPC I, 1753


Image of specimen #7


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1753
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Issue Third group (Σ), Nero with Octavia and then Poppaea
Dating between 59 and 63
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, l.
Reverse inscription ΠƐΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo standing l., with branch and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 19.60 g
Reference Sch 229–30
Specimens 7
Die-links 1–2, 4: same obv. die.
Note All same obv. die, which is also used for 1754(inscription in wreath).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O
2 –3     see Sch
4     see Sch
5     CNG 53, 15 Mar. 2000, lot 1042
6     Yale ex PRF
7     ✸ Münz Zentrum 190, 11 Mar. 2020, lot 428