RPC I, 5487

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5487
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Uncertain mint of Thrace
Reign Nero
Person (obv.) Nero (Augustus)
Obverse inscription NERO CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG GERM P M TR
Obverse design laureate head of Nero, r.
Reverse inscription VICTORIA AVGVSTI
Reverse design Victory standing l., with wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.42 g
Axis 7, 12
Specimens 11
Note C. Howgego suggests that this might belong with the Thracian group of Neronian coins in Latin (RPC I, 1758ff). For the Flavian period, a smaller denomination was attributed to this source, similarly with designs which were not copied from Rome (RPC II, 510, 543).
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 2001,0510.1 Hudson coll.
2     Helios 1, 17 Apr. 2008, lot 239
3     Helios eBay shop 2012
4     ✸ Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 11, 29 Dec. 2013, lot 398
5     Gorny & Mosch 220, 11 Mar. 2014, lot 1464
6     Savoca 10 Blue, 29 Sept. 2018, lot 907
7     CGT coll. = Savoca 27 Blue, 28 Dec. 2019, lot 721
8     Naumann 74, 3 Feb. 2019, lot 178
9     Künker 62, 20 Oct. 2020, lot 4149 = Künker eLive 65, 23 Feb. 2021, lot 7091
10     Naumann 98, 3 Jan. 2021, lot 499
11     CGT coll. = Pecunem 23, 5 Oct. 2014, lot 515