As with head of Nero

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 65


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 10.91 gm.

Accession Number

13.668

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Nero, bare right; small globe at point of bust.
NEROCLAVDCAESARAVGGERMANICVS
Reverse: Nero as Apollo, laureate, in flowing robes of the citharoedus, advancing right, holding lyre in left hand and playing on it with right.
PONTIFMAX TRPOTIMPPP SC left and right, in field

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum