Classical Numismatics Discussion - Members' Coin Gallery
  Welcome Guest. Please login or register. Share Your Collection With Your Friends And With The World!!! A FREE Service Provided By Forum Ancient Coins No Limit To The Number Of Coins You Can Add - More Is Better!!! Is Your Coin The Best Of Type? Add It And Compete For The Title Have You Visited An Ancient Site - Please Share Your Photos!!! Use The Members' Coin Gallery As A Reference To Identify Your Coins Please Visit Our Shop And Find A Coin To Add To Your Gallery Today!!!

Members' Gallery Home | Member Collections | Last Added | Last Comments | Most Viewed | Top Rated | My Favorities | Search Galleries
Home > Members' Coin Collection Galleries > David Atherton > Imperial Coinage of Vespasian
Click to view full size image
Vespasian RIC-846
AR Denarius, 2.90g
Rome mint, 76 AD
Obv: IMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG; Head of Vespasian, laureate, l.
Rev: COS VII across field; Eagle head r. standing on thunderbolt, on Altar. Very uncommon with thunderbolt showing.
RIC 846 (R). BMC p. 34 note. RSC 122a. BNC -.
Ex Harry N. Sneh Collection.

A fairly rare denarius with portrait left and the head of the eagle to the right. Variant lacking thunderbolt.

Deep toning combined with an artistic portrait makes this a wonderful coin with plenty of in hand eye appeal.

File information
Filename:
V846a.jpg
Album name:
Rating (2 votes):
File Size:
235 KB
Date added:
May 02, 2011
Dimensions:
995 x 492 pixels
Displayed:
108 times
URL:
Favorites:
Jay GT4  [May 02, 2011 at 07:59 PM]
Great features on old Vespasian!
rexesq  [May 31, 2011 at 12:18 PM]
Very nice, I have wanted one of these types for quite some time.... great example.
ancientdave  [May 12, 2014 at 03:51 AM]
Wow! Stunning portrait!!
Molinari  [Apr 02, 2016 at 01:42 PM]
Really nice!
All coins are guaranteed for eternity
Forum Ancient Coins
PO BOX 1316
MOREHEAD CITY NC 28557


252-497-2724
customerservice@forumancientcoins.com
Facebook   Instagram   Pintrest   Twitter