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Nero, 54-68 A.D.

(6 coins)

52853 Order
Ionia, Magnesia ad Sipylum, Nero, 54-68 A.D.
AE 17, 4.24g. struck c. 54 A.D. Bare-headed bust of Nero to left. Rv. Draped bust of the Senate to right. RPC I, 2456. Dark brown patina. See more detailed image
Very Fine $225.00

55672 Order
Ionia, Smyrna, Nero and Agrippina Jr. , 54-68 A.D.
AE 19, 3.94g. magistrate: Aulus Gessius Philopatris, 54-59 A.D. Confronting busts of Nero and Agrippina Jr. Rev. Winged Nemisis walking to right holding winged caduceus. RPC 2478var. Klose, Series XXXIII/A. Brown and green patina. See more detailed image
good Very Fine $475.00

55579 Order
Lydia, Hierokaisareia. under Nero, 54-68 A.D.
AE 16, 3.29g. Struck under Nero and the high priest: Kapito, 54-68 A.D. Draped bust of Artemis Persica to right; bow and quiver on shoulder. Rev. Forepart of a stag to right. RPC 2389( this example illustrated in RPC on-line). BMC 2. Dark greenish-black patina. Scarce and of exceptional quality

According to Imhoof Blumer and Head, the original name of the city was Hierakome. The city was renamed Hierocaesarea(Sacred Caesarea) by Tiberius after an earthquake in 17 A.D.

Ex: Hauck and Aufhauser, Munich, Auction 19, 2006, lot 171. See more detailed image
Extremely Fine/about Extremely Fine $850.00

55665 Order
Nero, 54-68 A.D. As Caesar under Claudius
AR Denarius, 3.67g. 18mm. Struck as Caesar under Claudius, 50-54 A.D. Lugdunum mint. NERONI CLAVDIO DRVSO GERM COS DESIGN. Bare-headed and draped bust of the young Nero to right. Rev. EQVESTER ORDO PRINCIPI IVVENT on shield with spear behind. RIC 79. Von Kaenel, Type 53; small flan flaw at 7:00 reverse by edge. Scarce and with an unusually full legend. See more detailed image
good Very Fine $3,650.00

55659 Order
Nero and Agrippina Jr, 54-68 A.D.
AR Didrachm, 7.10g. 21.5mm. Cappadocia, Caesarea-Eusebia, c.58-60 A.D. NERO CLAVD DIVI CLAVD F CAESAR AVG GERMANI. Laureate head of Nero to right. Rev. AGRIPPINA AVGVSTA MATER AVGVSTI. Draped bust of Agrippina to right. RPC I, 3632. RIC 607. Sydenham, Caesarea 73. Fine style and scarce in this quality; toned.

Ex Swiss Bank Corp, Zurich, Auction 25, September 19, 1990, lot 405.
Ex: UBS, Zurich, Auction 78, September 9, 2008, lot 1474. See more detailed image
good Very Fine $5,750.00

52497 Order
Nero, 54-68 A.D. Macellum dupondius
AE Dupondius, 15.00g. 30 mm. Lugdunum mint. NERO CLAVD CAESAR AVG GER P M TR P IMP PP. Laureate head of Nero to left. Rv. MAC AVG S C. Frontal View of the Macellum Magnum with a large domed central building with winged porticos; male statue in central intercolumniation above flight of steps; decorative columns in the shape of fish flanking the steps. BMC 336. RIC 400. Light green patina with some roughness and minor patina flaking. See more detailed image
Very Fine $2,500.00

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