RPC I, 3740

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3740
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Olba
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Polemo (king)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΝƐΡΩΝΑ ΤΟΝ ƐΥƐΡΓ ϹƐΒΑϹΤ ΚΑΙϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΠΟΛΕΜΩΝ ΒΑϹΙΛƐΥϹ
Reverse design winged caduceus and two serpents
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.78 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Staffieri 35
Specimens 15
Note For attribution to Olba, see Sullivan, p. 15.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1963,1206.20
2     O Sullivan, NC 1979, pl. II.6
3     Levante 649
4     NY: 1973.191.5
6     B: 444/1929
7     Gorny & Mosch 115, 5 Mar. 2002, lot 1393
8     Gorny & Mosch 200, 10 Oct. 2011, lot 2228
9     CGT coll. = CNG EA 271, 11 Jan. 2012, lot 343
10     CNG EA 277, 11 Apr. 2012, lot 137
11     CNG EA 310, 4 Sept. 2013, lot 287
12     Rauch Summer 2013, 18 Sept. 2013, lot 522
13     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 32, 7 June 2015, lot 346
14     ✸ Sternberg XI (1981), lot 360 = Gorny & Mosch 233, 6 Oct. 2015, lot 2085 = CNG EA 381, 24 Aug. 2016, lot 324
15     Rauch EA 20, 27 June 2016, lot 129
16     CNG EA 474, 12 Aug. 2020, lot 224