NERO GOLD AUREUS

NERO GOLD AUREUS

Code: 10488

£8,950.00
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Nero Gold Aureus, 54-68 AD 
Lugdunum mint, 63-64 AD. 
Obverse: NERO•CAESAR•AVG•IMP, Bare head of Nero facing right. 
Reverse: PONTIF MAX TR P•X COS•IIII•P•P / EX - S C, Virtus, helmeted and in military attire, standing front, head to left, holding parazonium set on her right knee in her right hand and long spear in her left, placing her right foot on head of decapitated enemy between arms. 
BMC 45. Calicó 437. Cohen 232. RIC 40. 
19 mm in diameter, 7.6 grams.
A rare type, lustrous and well struck, with a very pleasing portrait, a bold good very fine or better.