Nemausus. Bronze Dupondius of Augustus and Agrippa. after 10 BC.

Ancient Coins - Nemausus. Bronze Dupondius of Augustus and Agrippa.  after 10 BC.
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Denomination : AE dupondius.

Mint : Nemausus (modern day Nimes in France). 

Date : The exact date of the striking of this issue is uncertain.  Some references say 10 BC to 10 AD, but Sear (Roman Coins and Their values)  makes a case for it having first been issued in 28/29 BC but being struck continuously over the next 30 or 40 years.

Reference : Sear-1730

Size : 24.9 x 25.5 mm. Weight : 12.73 grams.

Grade : F, brassy metal with darker backgrounds. 

Obverse : Laurate heads of Augustus right and Agrippa left, with IMP above and DIVI F below.

Reverse : Crocodile right, chained to a palm tree, with a comet above, and COL NEM across (the M is off the flan to the right).

Price SKU: vcoin2744
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Rates for: 01/18/18

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