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Roman Empire, Domitian, Sestertius
Domitian, as Caesar, Sestertius. Rome, AD 80-81. CAESAR AVG F DOMITIAN COS VII, laureate bust right / Domitian on horseback galloping to left, holding eagle-tipped sceptre; SC below. Unpublished in the standard references; for sestertii of Domitian with ending COS VII and with similar reverse type cf. RIC II p. 216, 292-293 (Titus). 26.06g, 35mm, 6h. Good Fine. Apparently unique and unpublished.


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FlaviusDomitianus  [May 10, 2014 at 05:43 PM]
Fantastic addition!
David Atherton  [May 10, 2014 at 11:46 PM]
Tremendous coin!
Jay GT4  [May 11, 2014 at 05:37 PM]
Exceptional!
Nemonater  [May 11, 2014 at 10:59 PM]
Outstanding!
hill132  [May 12, 2014 at 05:22 AM]
Very nice.
ancientdave  [May 12, 2014 at 06:08 AM]
A wonderful find!
Rich Beale  [May 12, 2014 at 05:31 PM]
Best of the type... ONLY example of the type! Great coin, I heard the firm you bought it from are good people too.
*Alex  [May 15, 2014 at 04:09 PM]
Superb and extremely rare. Congratulations kc.