Lot 287. ROMAN EMPIRE. Claudius. (41-54 AD). Æ Sestertius.
ROMAN EMPIRE. Claudius. (41-54 AD). Æ Sestertius (21.19 gm; 33 mm). Rome mint. TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP P P, laureate head right / NERO CLAVDIVS DRVSVS GERMAN IMP, S C across field, Arch of Nero Claudius Drusus: triumphal arch consisting of single arch and decorated piers set on raised base with four columns supporting ornate attic; attic contains central pediment decorated with simpulum and litui on either side; clippeus and ewer in flanking panels; arch surmounted by equestrian statue of Nero Claudius Drusus rearing right, spearing downward; trophies consisting of Gallic helmets and shields flanking. RIC I 114; von Kaenel 519 (V422/R474); BMCRE 188; BN 213; Cohen 48. Smoothing on the field. Choice VF / Good VF.