Nero

7,000.00

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Description

Rome, ca. 65-66. AU aureus, 7.38 g., 19 mm.

Obv:  NERO CAESAR AUGUSTUS; laureate head of Nero to the right.

Rev: Salus seated left on throne, holding patera in outstretched right hand; in exergue: SALUS.

Rev: RIC 59; BMC 87; Calicó 443a.

Beautiful red toning. Nearly Extremely fine.

Possibly from the Boscoreale hoard; from a Swiss collection, acquired privately from Galerie des Monnaies, Lausanne.