New Research on Nero
Saturday 15 May, 1.30-5.30pm (with the Association for Roman Archaeology)
1.45 Andrew Burnett (former Deputy Director, British Museum): ‘Augustus and Nero: two emperors who tried to reform the coinage’
2.30 Susie White (Finds Liaison Officer for North Wales, Portable Antiquities Scheme): ‘The Rossett Lead Pig and the Governor Trebellius Maximus’
3.40 Ross Thomas (British Museum): ‘Gems, ‘fakes’ and Nero’
4.25 Carey Fleiner (University of Winchester): ‘Claudia Octavia, Step-sister and Wife to Emperor Nero: Images and Imagination’
5.25 Summing Up
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To mark the colloquium, we have also published a blog by the Editor of the JRS and we have made a number of articles free to access.
Read the blog here.
Access the collection here.