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Sestertius

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Object Number:29-126-925
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome
Lugdunum
Maker: Nero
Period: Nero
Date Made: 54-68 AD
Early Date: 54
Late Date: 68
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Brass
Iconography:Head
Roma
Cuirass
Shields
Victory
Nero
Inscription Language:Latin
Outside Diameter:3.4 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Nero AE NEROCLAUDCAESAR AVGGERPMTRPIMPPP Head r., laur. ROMA Roma seated l. on cuirass and shields holds Victory; in field, S C

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Romano, David G. 1985. "Boycotts, Bribes, and Fines: The Ancient Olympic Games". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 27. no. 2. pg. 10-21 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19, fig. 17View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sydenham, Edward A., and Mattingly, Harold. 1923. The Roman Imperial Coinage. v. 1. Augustus to Vitellius.. London. Spink & Son. Vol. 1. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 159, no. 207View Objects related to this

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