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Vespasian RIC-686
AR Denarius, 3.21g
Rome Mint, 74 AD
RIC 686 (R). BMC 146. RSC 366.
Obv: IMP CAESAR VESP AVG; Head of Vespasian, laureate, r.
Rev: PONTIF MAXIM; Winged Caduceus, up-right
Ex Berk 148, 29 March 2006, lot 252.

The BMCRE states that this reverse is to be associated with the censorship.

A good example of mid-period Vespasian coinage. A reverse that is hard to find with the PONTIF MAXIM legend.
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Album name:Vespasian70 / Imperial Coinage of Vespasian
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File Size:43 KB
Date added:Apr 03, 2006
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Pscipio  [Apr 03, 2006 at 07:28 AM]
Very nice coin!