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« on: October 31, 2006, 05:02:11 am »

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« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2006, 05:15:35 am »

My word...
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« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2006, 05:21:53 am »

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Vespasian?

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« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2006, 11:24:37 am »

A bit more information.
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« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2006, 05:31:17 pm »

Since nobody else is having a go I will guess again, Hadrian?

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« Reply #5 on: November 02, 2006, 01:53:24 am »

Alex, your first guess was correct.  It is a pity that no one support the race.
The coin is here:
Vespasian AE denarius. Struck 73 AD.
Obverse: IMP CAES VESP AVG CENS, laureate head right (counterclockwisi)
ReversePONTIF MAXIM, Vespasian seated right, holding sceptre and branch.
RIC 65, RSC 387.

I think that the reverse image has some  feature of the obverse portrait.
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