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Coin depicted roughly twice actual size*

As of Nero

Bronze as, 31mm, 10.61gm, issued AD 65. Rome mint.

Obv: IMP NERO CAESAR AVG PM TR POT PP, Laureate head facing right.

Rev: PACE P R TERRA MARIQ PARTA IANVM CLVSIT SC, Temple of Janus with doors closed.

References: see Sear 1974, RIC 183.

Gorgeous dark patina and rare in this condition.

This coin was issued in AD 65 to commemorate the conclusion of the Parthian War (the doors of the temple of Janus were only closed if Rome was fighting no wars).

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