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Vespasian RIC II 0006
Vespasian. 69-79 A.D. Rome Mint. 21 Dec. 69 A.D.-early 70 A.D. (3.17g, 17.5m, 6h). Obv: IMP CAESAR [VESPASIAN]VS AVG, laureate head r. Rev: TITVS ET DOMITIAN CAES PRIN IV, Titus and Domitian std. l. on curule chairs, with branches. RIC II 6 (R), BMC 45, RSC 541. Ex. Harry N. Sneh Collection.

Another dynastic type from the first months of Vespasianís reign and his from his first series of denarii at Rome. His victory over Judaea and establishing his sons as his successors were Vespasianís first priorities with his minting authority.
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Album name:Lucas H / Vespasian
Keywords:vespasian, denarius, titus, domitian
File Size:46 KB
Date added:Jan 25, 2013
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Aarmale  [Jan 25, 2013 at 02:19 PM]
Very bold, attractive!
ancientdave  [Jan 25, 2013 at 04:29 PM]
Great example of a wonderful reverse type!
David Atherton  [Jan 25, 2013 at 09:23 PM]
Solid example of a VERY rare type. Well done!