Dupondius with head of Nero

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 65


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.95 gm.

Accession Number

12.474

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Head of Nero, laureate, right.
NEROCAESARAVGGERMIMP
Reverse: View of the temple of Janus, showing one front–a closed door with wreath above it–and one side; door at right.
PACEP.R.VBIQ.PARTAIANVMCLVSIT starting low left.
S C left and right in field

Provenance

By 1912: Joseph H. Clark Collection; gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA, June 6, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark