RPC I, 3010

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3010
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Nero
Magistrate Ti Kl Mnaseas (priest)
Dating c. AD 65
Obverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΤΙ ΜΝΑϹƐΟΥ ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ
Obverse design head of Heracles, r.
Reverse inscription ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Reverse design Nike, l., with wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.57 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference BMC 64, Cop 504
Specimens 16
Note Compare Smyrna, 2486; here, too, there is perhaps an assimilation of Poppaea and Nike, though not explicit.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 64
2     P: 1182 Wa 5227
3     Cop SNG 504
4     O: Christ Church
5     B: I-B
6     Sardis excavations (1910–14) 265
7     CGT coll.
8     CGT coll.
9     CGT coll.
10     CGT coll.
11     CGT coll.
12     CGT coll.
13     Roma Numismatics EA 45, 5 May 2018, lot 276
14     ✸ Naumann 65, 6 May 2018, lot 368
15     L: 1979 1-1-2030
16     Mu: 19