RPC I, 2997a

 

Image of specimen #19

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2997a
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Mindios (strategos for the second time)
Dating c. AD 60
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΜΙΝΔΙΟΥ ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ B, ΣΤΡΑ ΤΟ (in field)
Reverse design Dionysus standing, l., with cantharus and long thyrsus; (at feet, panther)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.35 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference BMC 116, Cop 521
Specimens 22
Note The panther is visible only on 5.Obv. legend with Ω anticlockwise starting at 10.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 116
2     L BMC 117
3     L BMC 118
4     L BMC 119
5     L: 1979,0101.2032 ex vA 3144
6     Cop: 521
7     P: 1210 Wa 5241
8     P: 1211
9     P: Delepierre
10     O
11     B: I-B
12     B: Löbb
13     B: B-I
14     V: GR 27643
15     V: GR 19563
16     V: GR 35777
17     Weber 6909
18     Leeds-UL: 810
19     ✸ Nomos obolos 11, 8 Dec. 2018, lot 434
20     CGT Coll. = Pecunem 26, 14 Dec. 2014, lot 383
21     CGT Coll.
22     CGT Coll.