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113, Lot: 90. Estimate $75.
Sold for $45. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

EGYPT, Alexandria. Nero, with Poppaea. 54-68 AD. BI Tetradrachm (24mm, 10.66 gm). Dated RY 11 (64/57 AD). Radiate bust of Nero right, wearing aegis; L IG (date) left / PO[PPAEA S]EBA[STH], draped bust of Poppaea right; L IA (date) before. Köln 168; cf. Dattari 197/198 (obv./rev.); Milne 223; Emmett 128. Near VF, a little porous, reverse encrustation.

From the Garth R. Drewry Collection. Ex Hans M. F. Schulman (7-9 July 1970), lot 415.