RPC I, 5242

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5242
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Nero (Augustus)
Issue LΕ = year 5
Dating AD 58/9
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΛΑΥ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΓΕΡ ΑΥΤΟ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟΝ ΝΕΟΥ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ, LΕ
Reverse design Nero, radiate, on throne, l. with sceptre and ?baton
Metal Silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 13.18 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 201
2     ✸ O: HCR25512 M 194
3     L BMC 155
4     Agora Auctions sale 33, 26 May 2015, lot 97