NERO SILVER DENARIUS – “COLOSSUS OF NERO” ISSUE – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN OF THE 12 CAESARS (Inv. 14478)
ROMAN EMPIRE. NERO, AD 54-68
Silver denarius, 3.44 g., 18 mm., struck in Rome AD 64-65.
Obv. NERO CAESAR, laureate head of Nero right.
Rev. AVGVSTVS GERMANICVS, Nero standing facing, radiate and togate, holding branch and Victory on globe (possibly a depiction of the “Colossus of Nero”).
Ex Phil Peck (“Morris”) Collection
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 4/5, Surface 5/5.