RPC I, 2487

 

Image of specimen #18

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2487
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Nero
Magistrate Ti Claudius Hieronymos (strategos) ; Ti Claudius Sosandros (strategos)
Issue no imperial portrait
Dating c.AD 68/9
Obverse inscription ΣΤΡΑ ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΥ ΣΩΣΑΝΔΡΟΥ ΖΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ
Obverse design Zeus seated, l., with transverse sceptre
Reverse inscription ƐΠ(Ɛ)Ι ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΥ ΙƐΡΩΝΥΜΟΥ
Reverse design inscription in laurel wreath
Metal Bronze
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.17 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Klose III A, 1–15
Specimens 21
Note 8 obv. and 14 rev. dies. The form Ϲ also occurs.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 120
2     L: 1895,0606.35
3 –16     see Klose
15     Mu
16     Mu
17     Naumann 71, 4 Nov. 2018, lot 328
18     ✸ Peus 382, 26 Apr. 2005, lot 621
19     CGT coll.