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Aureus with bust of Nerva

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Obverse: Bust of Nerva, laureate, right. IMPNERVACAES AVGPMTRPOT Reverse: Simpulum, sprinkler, ewer, lituus. COSIIIPATERPATRIAE

Provenance

By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., October 15, 1969

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 97

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 7.58 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

69.1143

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins