Didrachm

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

Share

possibly 64

Silver

Overall: 1 in. (25 mm)

Weight: 7.4 g

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

27.1.29289

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; NE*R*O* CLAUD DIVIUS [CLAUD F CAES]A*R* AVG GERMAIN*I*, starting low, right outwardly. Reverse: Laureate head of Claudius laureate right; DIVOS C*L*A*U*D* A*U*G*U*S*T* G*E*R*M*A*N*I*C* P*A*T*E*R* A*V*G*; starting low, right, outwardly

Provenance

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

Catalogue Raisonne

BMC, Vol. I: no. 413

Old Number

hn 198

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