RPC I, 2555


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2555
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Hypaepa
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Gaius Iulius Hegesippos (grammateus)
Dating c. AD 66/8
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, left
Reverse inscription ΗΓΗΣΙΠΠΟΣ ΥΠΑΙΠΗ
Reverse design hero standing, left, with double axe
Metal leaded bronze
Average diameter 15 mm
Axis 1
Reference Altınoluk 36B (RPC III, 2552–5)
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.
Note Retrograde Νs on obv.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B
2 2     C SNG 4862
3 3     ✸ CNG EA 226, 27 Jan. 2010, lot 419