Sestertius with head of Nerva

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 96


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 24.69 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

35.230

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Nerva, laureate, right.
IMPNERVACAESAVG. PMTRPCOSIIPP
Reverse: Fortuna, standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia.
FORTVNA AVGVST S C (left and right in field)

Provenance

Ex Leo Hamburger Sale, Frankfurt am Main, Oct. 19, 1925, no. 761
Fix Wilbour credit line with dates; data otherwise is okay

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)