RPC I, 4803

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4803
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Issue Year 377
Dating AD 65/6
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.; before, lituus
Reverse inscription ΔΑΜΑΣΚΗΝWΝ ΖΟΤ
Reverse design Tyche seated, l., on rocks with arm outstretched and holding cornucopia; below, river god
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.57 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference de Saulcy 3, BMC 6
Specimens 17
Note Years 374 and 375 were also recorded by de Saulcy (nos 1–2), but no clear specimens have been encountered.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 6
2     L BMC 7
3     ✸ P: 37
4     P: 38
5     NY: 1944.100.79336
6     NY: 1944.100.79337
7     NY: 1944.100.79338
8     B: 18257335
9     B: 18257336, Rauch
10     B: 18257337, Löbb
11     V: GR 21857
12     V: GR 21858
13     Mu: 9
14     Rosenberger 14
15     Lindgren 2141
16     CGT coll.
17     Münster: M 1478