RPC I, 4021A


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4021A
Province Syria
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Mallus
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Diphilos ; Rufus
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, left with aegis
Reverse inscription ΜΑΛΛΩΤΩΝ, ΔΙΦ, ΡΟΥ
Reverse design Tyche, standing left, holding cornucopia; below, to left and right, two river gods
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.
Note The 'star' can now be seen to be an elaborate aegis.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V-ON Leypold SNG 2527
2 2     ✸ Levante = CNG EA 342, 14 Jan. 2015, lot 441
3 3     CGT coll. ex G. Rohde coll.
4 4     Zeus Auction 9, 20 June 2020, lot 460