RPC I, 2663


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2663
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Nysa
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus ; Livia (Augusta)
Obverse inscription
Obverse design bare head of Augustus and draped bust of Livia, right
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹΑΕΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing, left, with cantharus and thyrsus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Reference Regling 56
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note The Νs in the rev. legend are retrograde. This feature and the letter forms Ϲ and W link the coin with the previous issue (2662), also with Livia.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 834
2 2     I-B = GRMK 123, no. 3