About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Nerva, wearing a crown of laurels and facing right.
On the back, an auger’s wand, sprinkler, and sacrifical vase are shown.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Nerva
- Roman Empire
- 97 CE
- Obverse: IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M T R POT II Reverse: COS. III PATER PATRIAE
- Diam. 1.8 cm; 3.11 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze