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Claudia Denarius

NZD $170


Ti. Claudius Ti.f. Ap.n. Nero. 79 BC. Silver Denarius Serratus.

S.C Draped bust of Diana to right, wearing diadem and with bow
and quiver over her far shoulder.  Rev:  TI.CLAVD.TI.F / AP.N Victory,
holding wreath and palm, driving biga to right; below, control number.

RSC (Claudia) 5. Crawford 383/1.  Sydenham 770a.

Nearly Very Fine

The moneyer who struck this coin, Tiberius Claudius Nero, was an officer under Pompey
in the war against the pirates; he was also the grandfather of the later emperor Tiberius.