RPC I, 4303A

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4303A
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Magistrate G. Cestius Gallus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Issue year 115 (ƐΙΡ)
Dating AD 66/7
Obverse inscription IM NER CLAV CAESAR
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.; in front, serpent
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 15.29 g
Axis 12
Reference McAlee 294
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Nomos obolos 14, 15 Dec. 2019, lot 399
2     ✸ CNG 118, 13 Sept. 2021, lot 722 (ex Superior, 9 Dec. 1989, lot 2827)
3     CNG EA 419, 25 Apr. 2018, lot 306