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Domitian RIC-437
AR Denarius, 2.93g
Rome mint, 86 AD
RIC 437 (R). BMC p. 319 note. RSC 204.
Obv: IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P V; Head of Domitian, laureate, bearded, r.
Rev: IMPXII COS XII CENSPPP; Minerva stg. r. on capital of rostral column, with spear and shield; to r., owl (M2)
Acquired from A. G .& S. Gillis, December 2013.

An excellently styled denarius from the second issue of 86. All the denarii from this issue are quite rare.

Struck on a large flan with some minor corrosion. Much better in hand.
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FlaviusDomitianus  [Dec 16, 2013 at 11:29 AM]
Nice example, different dies than mine.
Sam  [Dec 16, 2013 at 03:17 PM]
Amazing coin.
ancientdave  [Dec 17, 2013 at 03:52 AM]
Nice one!
labienus  [Dec 17, 2013 at 05:33 PM]
Lovely coin, David