RPC I, 5244

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5244
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) 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 ΔΗΜΗΤΕΡ, LΕ
Reverse design Demeter standing, l., with poppies and corn, and long torch
Metal Silver
Reference Walker 131–8
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note AR 18.5%

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1896,1004.35 BMC 2675
2     ✸ O: HCR25502 M 184
3     Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger Auction 406, 25 Apr. 2012, lot 574