The Roman Empire
Estimate: 8'000 CHF
Starting price: 6'400 CHF
Price realized: 14'000 CHF
Nero augustus, 54 – 68. Aureus, Roma December 58-59, AV 7.60 g.
Description: NERO CAESAR AVG IMP Youthful bare head r. Rev. PONTIF MAX TR P IIII P P around oak wreath enclosing EX S C. References: C 210
Calicó 424 Condition:A bold portrait of fine style struck in high relief. A minor nick on obverse field and a scuff on edge at two o’clock on reverse, otherwise good extremely fine Provenance: Leu sale 72, 1998, 415