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Quinarius with head of Nerva

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Obverse: Head of Nerva, laureate, right. IMPNERVACAESAVGGERMPMTRPII Reverse: Victory advances to right, holding wreath in right hand, palm in left. IMPII COSIIIIPP

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G. auction 25, November 17, 1962, lot 606); by 1964: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G.; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 98

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.5 mm. Weight: 1.38 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.977

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins