Antonia

5,000.00

Out of stock

Description

wife of Nero Claudius Drusus and mother of Claudius.

Rome, 41-45 AD. AU aureus, 7.70 gr.

Obv: ANTONIA AVGVSTA; draped bust of Antonia as Ceres to the right, wearing wreath of corn ears.

Rev: SACERDOS DIVI AVGVSTI; two long torches lighted and linked by ribbon.

Ref: Calicó 319; RIC (Claudius) 67; BMC (Claudius) 112.

Rare. Nearly extremely fine.