RPC I, 2781

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2781
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Stratonicea
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Uncertain
Magistrate Sabeinianos Pytheas ? (without title)
Issue Nero? (Claudius?)
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Nero (?) or Claudius (?), r.; all in wreath
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑΤΟ ϹΑΒƐΙΝΙΑΝΟ ΠΥΘΕΑΣ
Reverse design Zeus Panamaros on horseback, r.; in front, altar
Metal Silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.35 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 33
Specimens 3
Note The magistrate's name has been read as Sabeinianos Pytheas, but while this is possible, it does not seem certain.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 33
2     Bodrum: 1196/25-18-82
3     Donovan coll.