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Ti. Claudius Nero (79 B.C.)
AR Serrate Denarius
O: Diademed and draped bust of Diana right, bow and quiver on shoulder, SC before.
R: I CLAVD TI F AP N, Victory driving biga right, holding wreath, reins, and palm; ALXXXVIIII below.
Rome Mint
3.7g
18mm
Crawford 383/1; Sydenham 770; Claudia 5

Ti. Claudius Nero was the grandfather of the emperor Tiberius. The true meaning of the obverse is not known, though it may be an allusion to the Claudians' Sabine origins.
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Randygeki(h2)  [Jan 31, 2015 at 04:06 AM]
A good serrate