Lot 286
Julius Nepos (474-475). AR Siliqua, Ravenna mint. Obv. DN IVL NEPOS PF AVG. Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right. Rev. VRBIS ROMA. Roma seated facing on throne, head left, holding sceptre and Victory on globe. In exergue, RVPS. LRC 941. RIC 3215 (R4). C. 13 (Fr. 200). Ranieri 190-1. AR. g. 2.06 mm. 17.50 RRRR. EF.

Flan broken and repaired from two halves. Extremely rare and superb. Light old cabinet tone with iridescent hues.

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