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Denarius with head of Nerva

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Obverse: Head of Nerva, laureate, right. IMPNERVACAESAVG PMTRPCOSIIPP Reverse: Clasped hands holding legionary eagle on prow. CONCORDIA EXERCITVVM (no cross bar in A)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hall Park McCullough Collection; by 1967: with Stack's, 123 West 57th Street, New York (Stack's auction of Hall Park McCullough Collection, November 22, 1967, lot 1196); 1967: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; December 13, 1967: gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 96

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.46 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.1031

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins