RPC I, 5253

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5253
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Nero (Augustus)
Issue LϚ = year 6
Dating AD 59/60
Obverse inscription ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΛΑΥ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΓΕΡ ΑΥΤΟ
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, right
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟΝ ΝΕΟΥ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ, L Ϛ
Reverse design Nero, radiate, on throne, left with sceptre and ?baton
Metal silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Walker 139–43
Specimens 6 (7 in the core collections)
Note AR 18%

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Dattari 203 = Naville Numismatics 44, 4 Nov. 2018, lot 250
2 2     ✸ O: HCR25523 M 205
3 3     L BMC 26702
4 4     Naville Numismatics 41, 24 June 2018, lot 306, ex Dattari
5 5     CNG Coin Shop, 758300
6 6     Leu EA 16, 22 May 2021, lot 1987