RPC I, 3045

 

Image of specimen #21

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3045
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Apollonoshieron
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΑΙⳞΑΡ ⳞΕΒΑⳞΤΟⳞ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΕΡ(Ε)ΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo, standing facing, holding patera and resting hand on lyre
Metal Brass
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.36 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 8, Cop 33
Specimens 21
Note Overstrike: one example was overstruck at Sardis (L = BMC 69), with the types of Roma/Temple during the proconsulship of Marcellus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 9
2     L BMC 8
3     L: 1979,0101.1958 ex vA 2908
4     Cop SNG 33
5     P: 75
6     O
7     O
8     B: B-I
9     B: I-B
10     B: I-B
11     B: Löbb
12     C SNG 4845
13     C Leake Suppl.
14     V: GR 27653
15     V: GR 30129
16     L BMC Apollonia (Caria) 21
17     JSW
18     Mabbott 1793 (Dioshieron)
19     CGT Coll.
20     CGT Coll.
21     ✸ Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 2021 (ex Hauck and Aufhäuser 21, 17 Mar. 2009, lot 286)