Quinarius with head of Nerva

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 98


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.5 mm. Weight: 1.38 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.977

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Nerva, laureate, right. IMPNERVACAESAVGGERMPMTRPII
Reverse: Victory advances to right, holding wreath in right hand, palm in left.
IMPII COSIIIIPP

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G. auction 25, November 17, 1962, lot 606); by 1964: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G.; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour