RPC I, 3001

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3001
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Octavia
Magistrate Mindios (strategos for the second time)
Dating c. AD 60
Obverse inscription ΘΕΑΝ ΟΚΤΑΟΥΙΑΝ
Obverse design draped bust of Octavia, r., with ears of corn in wreath
Reverse inscription ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ ΕΠΙ ΜΙΝΔΙΟΥ ΣΤΡΑ ΤΟ Β
Reverse design veiled female figure standing, r., with sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 5.50 g
Axis 12
Reference LS 138, nos 6–8
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V: GR 34933
2     Mu: 45 LS 7
3     B: I-B LS 138, no. 6
4     B: 117/1886
5     Müller 49 (1985) lot 269
6     Naumann 64, 1 Apr. 2018, lot 299
7     Gorny & Mosch 212, 5 Mar. 2013, lot 2444
8     D. Kimel coll.
9     ✸ D. Kimel coll. = Leu EA 15, 27 Feb. 2021, lot 1180