RPC III, 2179


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2179
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Rhodes
Reign Nerva
Person (obv.) Nerva (Augustus)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Nerva Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Nerva, right
Reverse inscription ΡΟΔΙΩΝ ΔΙΔΡΑΧΜΟΝ
Reverse design Helios standing left clasping hands of female figure (Rhodos?) who stands facing him, and holding spear in left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note Obverse legend is clockwise

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1979,0101.1945 vA 2860
2 2     RHJA coll. (ex Müller 18, 23–25 Sept. 1976, lot 122)
3 3     ✸ Bertolami Web Auction 92, 2-6 Oct. 2020, lot 1212