RPC I, 4303

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4303
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate Gaius Cestius Gallus (legate)
Issue year 115 (ƐΙΡ)
Dating AD 66/7
Obverse inscription IM NER CLAV CAESAR
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.; in front, lituus
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΓΑΙΟΥ ΚƐϹΤΙΟΥ ΑΝΤΙΟΧƐ ƐΤ ƐΙΡ
Reverse design inscription in a laurel wreath of eight leaves
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.83 g
Axis 12
Reference Mi 5.169.190, McAlee 292
Specimens 5
Die-links 4–5: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C: Leake 1119 SNG 5942
2     Yale
3     ✸ CNG EA 435, 2 Jan. 2019, lot 256
4     CNG 118, 13 Sept. 2021, lot 722
5     Nomos obolos 14, 15 Dec. 2019, lot 399