RPC I, 3514

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3514
Province Galatia
Region Pisidia
City Termessus Major
Reign Nero
Issue Year 130
Dating AD 60
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Zeus, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΙ ?
Reverse design forepart of horse, left; below thunderbolt
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference GM 703, no. 546a
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note The thunderbolt seems to be a countermark; another specimen now in L (ex Thackray: 19 mm, 5.22 g, axis: 6): could the letters be ΛΒ􏰢􏰞?The Künker specimen clearly shows a third letter: I?, so the date 130 (ΛΡ) must probably be misinterpreted.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Mu
2 2     ✸ Künker 333, 16 Mar. 2020, lot 525
3 3     priv Coll H.I.
4 4     N. Labitzke coll. (ex Bucephalus 33, 10 Feb. 2024, lot 175)