RPC I, 5242

 

Image of specimen #1

 

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, right
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟΝ ΝΕΟΥ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ, L Ε
Reverse design Nero, radiate, on throne, left with sceptre and ?baton
Metal silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Walker 131–8
Specimens 4 (9 in the core collections)
Note AR 18.5%

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O: HCR25512 M 194
2 2     L BMC 155
3 3     Agora Auctions sale 33, 26 May 2015, lot 97
4 4     Kölner Münzkabinett 119, 6 Oct 2023