24-as coin of Caesarea with head of Nero

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 59–60


Mint: Cappadocia, Caesarea

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.65 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.58

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Nero to right. NEROCLAVD.DIVICLAVD.F.CAESARAVG.GERMANI
Reverse: Draped bust of Agrippina right.
Inscription in mixture of Latin and Greek in fields left and right.

Provenance

By 1965: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour