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Vespasian RIC-523
AR Denarius, 2.71g
Rome Mint, 73 AD
Obv: IMP CAES VESP AVG P M COS IIII CEN; Head of Vespasian, laureate, r.
Rev: S P Q R in oak wreath
RIC 523 (C). BMC 86a. RSC 517. BNC -.

Despite being listed as "common" in RIC this is a tough coin to find. Worn but the portrait is quite good and the reverse is well centered and fully struck.
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Randygeki(h2)  [Jun 28, 2011 at 06:39 AM]
Great toning and good portrait