Semis with bust of Nero

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 65


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 5.28 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

2004.191

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Nero to left.
NERO.CLAVDCAESARAVGGERM.
Reverse: Prize table with wreath and hydria. A discus leans against a leg of the table.
CERQVI NQRO MCON in ex.: SC

Provenance

By 2004: with Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., 31 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60602; purchased by MFA from Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour