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    Nero (AD 54-68). Orichalcum sestertius (35mm, 27.27 gm, 6h). Rome, AD 64. NERO CLAVD CAESAR AVG GER P M TR P IMP P P, laureate bust of Nero right, aegis on left shoulder / Nero, bareheaded and cuirassed, on horseback prancing right, holding spear in right hand; beyond and behind him, soldier right with vexillum held over shoulder, S-C across fields, DECVRSIO in exergue. RIC 167. BMCRE 143 variant. Handsome portrait. Light brown-reddish toning over orichalcum surfaces. A few areas of corrosion, otherwise Good Very Fine.

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    April, 2013
    18th-23rd Thursday-Tuesday
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