RPC I, 2985A

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2985A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hydrela
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Herodes (without title)
Dating AD 63/8
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΡΩΔΗΣ ΔΙΟΓƐΝΟΥ ΥΔΡΗΛΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Mên on horse, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 5.92 g
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 2985/1–5.
Note Confirmation required: the two coins may not be signed by the same magistrate; the traces are compatible, but they are from different reverse dies.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 34, 2 Aug. 2015, lot 742
2     ✸ Naumann 53, 7 May 2017, lot 530