Contorniate with bust of Nero
Mid-4th–early 5th century A.D.
Diameter: 41.5 mm. Weight: 32.53 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Nero right; at left, palm engraved in incuse and set with silver.
Reverse: Charioteer, holding palm and whip, stands facing in a quadriga, looking right.
EVTI MVS In ex: MIRANDVS
By 1964: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G. auction 28, June 19-20, 1964, lot 499); purchased by MFA at Münzen und Medaillen auction 28; accessioned September 23, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour