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Drachm of Nero

Silver drachm, 17mm, 3.46gm, issued AD 54.

Obv: NERO CLAVD DIVI CLAVD F CAESAR AVG GERM, Laureate head facing right.

Rev: DIVOS CLAVD AVGVST GERMANIC PATER AVG, Laureate head of Claudius right.

References: Sear 2057, RIC 621, RPC 3648, RSC 3.

Toned, scarce.

The "drachms" issued during the Julio Claudian period from Caesarea in Cappadocia are considered to be official Roman coins (denarii) as they use official latin legends.

1804NBL4563   |   Fine-Very Fine   |   AUD 220   |   (in cart)