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 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