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, son of Diogenes
Dating AD 63/8
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, right
Reverse design Mên on horse, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 2985/1–6.
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 Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 34, 2 Aug. 2015, lot 742
2 2     ✸ Naumann 53, 7 May 2017, lot 530