RPC I, 5241

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5241
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Claudia Octavia
Issue LΕ = year 5
Dating AD 58/9
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΛΑΥ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΓΕΡ ΑΥΤΟ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, right
Reverse inscription ΟΚΤΑΟΥΙΑ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ, L Ε
Reverse design draped bust of Claudia Octavia, right
Metal silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference Walker 131–8
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note AR 18.5%
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O: HCR25501 M 183
2 2     L: 1896,1004.34 BMC 2666
3 3     CNG EA 157, 31 Jan. 2007, lot 109