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v21_2362 - NERO As, (MB, Æ 29)

NERO As, (MB, Æ 29) XF/VF
MONNAIES 21 (2004)
Starting price : 0.00 €
Estimate : 400.00 €
unsold lot
Type : As, (MB, Æ 29)
Date: 66
Mint name / Town : Gaule, Lyon (Lugdunum)
Metal : copper
Diameter : 29 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 10,83 g.
Rarity : R1
Emission: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan très large. Beau portrait. Patine marron superficielle. Usure importante, mais régulière, ne nuisant pas à la lecture de la pièce

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP NERO CAESAR AVG P MAX TR POT P P.
Obverse description : Tête nue de Néron à gauche (O°1), globe à la pointe du cou.
Obverse translation : “Imperator Nero Cæsar Augustus Pontifex Maximus Tribunicia Potestate Pater Patriæ”, (L’empereur Néron césar auguste grand pontife revêtu de la puissance tribunitienne père de la patrie).

Reverse


Reverse legend : S-C // ARA PACIS À L'EXERGUE.
Reverse description : Autel orné et décoré de bas-reliefs avec une double porte centrale, surmonté de deux aigles affrontés, tenant chacun une petite couronne.
Reverse translation : “Ara Pacis”, (Autel de la paix).

Commentary


Pour ce type, J.-B. Giard a répertorié un seul exemplaire avec un coin de droit et de revers.

Historical background


NÉRON

(10/13/54 to 06/09/68)

Monetary reform 64 allowed to restore state finances while supporting the people of the Empire the price thereof. This year 64 is marked by the Great Fire of Rome and its consequences, including the persecution against Christians in the city. The following year, it was the discovery of the conspiracy of Piso, the death of Seneca and Lucan. In 66 Tiridates king of Armenia was inducted in Rome. Nero then went to Greece, where he performed on stage and proclaimed "Freedom of Greece." Excess the Emperor cause at the beginning of the year 68 a wave of discontent which culminated in the rebellion of Vindex in Gaul, Galba and Otho Spain. Nero is declared a public enemy by the Senate. He committed suicide on June 9 not to fall alive into the hands of his enemies.

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