RPC I, 5240

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5240
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Issue LΕ = year 5
Dating AD 58/9
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩ ΚΛΑΥ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΓΕΡ ΑΥΤΟ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΕΟ ΑΓΑΘ ΔΑΙΜ, LΕ
Reverse design serpent, r., with ears of corn and poppies
Metal Silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 13.49 g
Reference Walker 131–8
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Note AR 18.5%

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Dattari 268
2     ✸ O: HCR25497 M 180
3     L: 1864,1118.292 BMC 174
4     Dattari 267 = Naville Numismatics 31, 14 May 2017, lot 186