RPC III, 4118


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume III
Number 4118
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Nerva
Person (obv.) Nerva (Augustus)
Issue L A = year 1
Dating AD 96/7
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΝΕΡΟΥΑϹ ΚΑΙϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Nerva Caesar Augustus
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Nerva, right
Reverse inscription L Α
Reverse design draped bust of Sarapis wearing kalathos and laurel wreath, right
Metal silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Specimens 6 (4 in the core collections)
Note At least three coins (the two in NY and 1 in M) share the same obv. die. Perhaps there is only one die?

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     G: 206
2 2     NY
3 3     NY
4 4     ✸ O: HCR25766 M 536
5 5     DS6848
6 6     Madrid