RPC I, 2685


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2685
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Agrippina II ; Nero (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΑ ΑΓΡΙΠΠΕΙΝ[
Obverse design draped bust of Agrippina II facing bare-headed, draped bust of Nero, left
Reverse inscription ΣΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design statue of Hera Samia, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note The coin in Mu (18a, 11.79) may be another specimen, although the portrait of Agrippina seems rather different.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 37628
2 2     P: 3379 Wa 2076
3 3     ✸ Naville Numismatics 22, 1 May 2016, lot 248