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Although he looks quite young in the portrait, Tacitus was about 75 years old when he was made emperor and died after ruling only about seven months and personally leading his army in a successful campaign against a Gothic invasion.RA90828. Billonantoninianus, MER-RIC 3485, BnF XII 1559, VenŤra 59 - 81, RIC V-1 89, SRCV III 11782, gVF, well centered, traces of silvering, slightly coarse green patina, tiny edge chip, weight 3.689 g, maximum diameter 22.9 mm, die axis 180o, 2nd officina, Rome mint, emission 2, Nov - Dec 275 A.D.; obverse IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG, radiate, draped, and cuirassedbust right; reverseLAETITIA FVND (well-founded rejoicing), Laetitia standing left, wreath in right hand, grounded anchor in left, XXIB in exergue; from the J. Berlin Caesarea Collection; $70.00 SALE PRICE $63.00 ON RESERVE