RPC I, 4890

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4890
Province Syria
Region Judaea
City Ascalon
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Issue Year 171
Dating AD 67/8
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, l.; to l., altar
Reverse inscription ΑΣΚΑΛΩ, ΑΟΡ (to r.)
Reverse design Tyche-Astarte standing, l., on prow holding standard and aplustre; to r., dove
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.56 g
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 11 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.63196 SNG 678
2     B: 661/1919
3     B: Löbb
4     B: Löbb
5     Agora Coins 2 (1975), lot 202
6     Beirut-AUB Baramki 61
7     Beirut-AUB Baramki 62
8     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 69
9     CNG EA 159, 28 Feb. 2007, lot 178
10     CGT coll.
11     Triton XXV, 25-26 Jan. 2022, lot 6491