RPC I, 2053

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2053
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Attius Laco (proconsul)
Dating c. 54-5
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤ(Ο)(Σ)
Obverse design bare head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΤΤΙΟΥ ΛΑΚΩΝΟΣ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΥ, ΝΕΙΚ, ΔΙΟΣ ΛΙΤΑΙΟΥ (inscribed on altar)
Reverse design altar
Metal Brass
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 4.40 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rec 38
Specimens 10
Die-links 2–3: same obv. die as 2055/1. 4: same obv. die as 2055/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1971,0702.2
2     NY: 1944.100.42163
3     B: Löbb
4     P: 798 Wa 393 = Rec, pl. LXVI.13
5     B: I-B
6     B: I-B
7     Lindgren A129A
8     Yale ex PRF
9     CNG EA 151, 1 Nov. 2006, lot 149
10     ✸ Leu Web Auction 4, 24 June 2018, lot 485