RPC I, 2083A


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2083A
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Dating undated but after 63
Obverse inscription [ ]ΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ ΓΕΡΜ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, left
Reverse inscription ΝΕΙΚΟΜΗΔΕ
Reverse design Nero on horseback, right, followed by a soldier on horseback
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note This is a sestertius size coin from Nicomedia belonging to the group from Bithynia copying bronze coins from the mint of Rome (see RPC 2060-1, 2084 and 2103-4).
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 134, 11 Oct. 2004, lot 1930