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Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Nero

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Obverse: Radiate head of Nero to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Draped bust of Poppaea to right. In right field: LI (Year = 10). Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Credit Line

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 63–64

Mint

Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.14 mm. Weight: 13.1 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

34.1409

Medium or Technique

Billon

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins