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Aureus with busts of Nero and Agrippina II

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Obverse: Jugate busts of Nero and Agrippina, right. NEROCLAVDDIVIFCAESAVGGERMIMPTRPCOS Reverse: Chariot, drawn to left by four elephants, on chariot, two male figures. AGRIPPAVGDIVICLAV[DNE]RONISCAESMATER EX.SC (in field)

Provenance

By date unknown: U.S. Private Collection; April 4, 1935: Anonymous gift to MFA in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Credit Line

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

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 55

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 7.62 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

35.228

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins