RPC I, 2797A


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2797A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Hydisus
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡωΝ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, right
Reverse inscription [ ]ΙϹΕωΝ
Reverse design helmeted head of Zeus Areios, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The attribution of this coin to Hydisus seems likely because of the end of the ethnic, the letter forms and the design of Zeus Areios.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ A. Tricarico coll. (ex Lydia Online Auction 10, 28 Aug. 2021, lot 483)