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Titus RIC 34
AR Denarius, 3.31g
Rome Mint, 79 AD
Obv: IMP TITVS CAES VESPASIAN AVG P M; Head of Titus, Laureate, bearded, r.
Rev: TR P VIIII IMP XIIII COS VII P P; Venus, seen half from behind, naked except for drapery round hips, standing r., resting l. elbow on column, holding helmet in extended r. hand and transverse spear in l.: shield rests against column
RIC 34 (C2). BMC 9. RSC 268. BNC 9.
Acquired from York Coins.

A nice VF with a well centred reverse and an almost complete beaded boarder.
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Filename:titus venus reverse.JPG
Album name:Vespasian70 / Imperial Coinage of Titus
Rating (5 votes): (Details)
File Size:35 KB
Date added:Aug 10, 2005
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ancientcoins  [Sep 23, 2005 at 12:21 PM]
MARVELOUS!
C. Caesar Germ.  [Aug 12, 2006 at 01:33 AM]
I absolutely LOVE this coin. I've seen similar things from the Severan empresses but on the Titus coin it seems to have much more charm.
Sam  [Aug 31, 2013 at 01:24 AM]
Amazing Art.