Nero, 54-68. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 34 mm, 27.27 g, 7 h), Rome, circa 65. NERO CLAVD CAESAR AVG GER P M TR P IMP P P P Laureate head of Nero to right. Rev. ROMA / S - C Roma seated left on cuirass, leaning left on pile of round shields and holding Victory in her right hand and parazonium in her left. BMC 173 var. (no aegis). Cohen -. RIC 273 var. (no aegis). A beautiful piece with a very attractive portrait. Somewhat smoothed, otherwise, good very fine.
Ex Auctiones GmbH E-Auction 17, 16 June 2013, 57 and ex Sternberg XXXIV, 22-23 October 1998, 750.