FORVM Choice VF Agrippina Sr AE34 Sestertius Well Centered Nice Portrait

Ancient Coins - FORVM Choice VF Agrippina Sr AE34 Sestertius Well Centered Nice Portrait
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Agrippina Senior, died 33 A.D., Wife of Germanicus, Mother of Caligula and Agrippa Jr.
 
SH87192. Orichalcum sestertius, RIC I Claudius 102, BMCRE I Claudius p. 194, 219; BnF II Claudius 236; Cohen I 3; von Kaenel Type 78, SRCV I 1906, Choice VF, excellent portrait, well centered, nice green patina on obverse, reverse with darker patina, corrosion and smoothing, 27.525g, 34.3mm, 225o, Rome mint, AGRIPPINA M F GERMANICI CAESARIS, draped bust right, hair waived and tied in queue in back, a corkscrew curl on neck; reverse TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG GERM P M TR P IMP P P, legend around large S C
 
Wife of Germanicus, mother of Caligula and Agrippina Jr., mother-in-law and sister-in-law of Claudius, and grandmother of Nero. Agrippina Senior was born in 14 B.C., daughter of Julia and Agrippa. She accompanied her husband Germanicus on all his military campaigns. She was banished by Tiberius in 29 A.D. and died of starvation four years later.
Price SKU: SH87192
US$ 2,070.00
  • € 1,812.61
  • £ 1,621.89
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  • CHF 2,060.21
  • CAD 2,705.68

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