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As with head of Nero

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Obverse: Head of Nero, bare right; small globe at point of bust. NEROCLAVDCAESARAVGGERMANICVS Reverse: Nero as Apollo, laureate, in flowing robes of the citharoedus, advancing right, holding lyre in left hand and playing on it with right. PONTIFMAX TRPOTIMPPP SC left...

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Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 65

Mint

Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 10.91 gm.

Accession Number

13.668

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins