Hemidrachm

Nero, Roman Imperial, Caesarea, Cappodocia, Turkey, Asia Minor, Roman Empire, Middle East

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Silver

Overall: 9/16 in. (15 mm)

Weight: 1.6 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29286

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Laureate head of Nero right; N*E*R*O* C*L*A*U*D* DIVI CLAUD F CAESAR A*U*G* G*E*R*M*A*N*I*, Reverse: Draped Victory advancing right holding wreath in right hand and palm in left; [ARM]E NIAC, across field left and right

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Catalogue Raisonne

BMC, Vol. I: no. 406, pl. 40/17

Old Number

hn 196

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