RPC I, 1754

 

Image of specimen #21

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1754
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 (ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ) ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, l.
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ
Reverse design in two lines in oak wreath
Metal Brass
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 20.50 g
Axis 1, 7, 12
Reference Sch 231–40
Specimens 22 (2 in the core collections)
Note Six obv. dies, one of which is shared with 1753 (Apollo)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 12
2 –14     see Sch
15     see Sch
16     see Sch
17     V: GR 8873
18     Münster: 946
19     CGT coll. = VAuction 275, 5 Jan. 2012, lot 128
20     Naumann 76, 7 Apr. 2019, lot 239
21     ✸ Gorny & Mosch EA 274, 20 Nov. 2020, lot 2441
22     CNG EA 509, 9 Feb. 2022, lot 327