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Domitian RIC II 0056
Domitian. 81-96 A.D. Rome Mint. 81 A.D. 13 Sept.-31 Dec. (3.32g, 18.8mm, 6h). Obv: IMP CAES DOMITIANVS AVG PONT, laureate head r. Rev: TR P COS VII DES VIII PP, Minerva adv. r. with spear and shield. RIC II 56 (R2), BMC 299, RSC 560a. Ex. Harry N. Sneh collection.

A very early and scarce Domitian with PONT in the obverse. There are very few recorded specimens for this denarius, Rome, Reka Devina hoard, F.Gnecchi in Riv. Ital. 1896, and C. Clay collection. The Clay example is same dies as this specimen.
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Pscipio  [Feb 09, 2013 at 04:44 PM]
Beautiful!
Randygeki(h2)  [Feb 10, 2013 at 06:46 PM]
Excellent coin!
renegade3220  [Mar 11, 2013 at 01:14 AM]
I am not really attracted to coins of Domitian, but looking through your collection and especially this coi. May just change my mind!