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Vespasian RIC II 0943
Vespasian 69-79 A.D. AR Denarius. Rome Mint. 77-78 A.D. (3.03 g, 18.8m, 6h). Obv: IMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG, laureate head right. Rev: COS VIII in exergue, Oxen, two, yoked left. RIC II 943.

This denarius was part of an agricultural issue of Vespasian. The oxen reverse closely resembles a type issued by Octavian and earlier Republican denarius of L. Cassius Caecianus.
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Album name:Lucas H / Vespasian
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Date added:Nov 20, 2011
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ancientdave  [Nov 20, 2011 at 05:26 PM]
Nice looking coin, neat reverse type!
Steve E  [Nov 20, 2011 at 08:24 PM]
Nice portrait, interesting type!