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09 Vitellius RIC I 090
Vitellius Jan. 2-Dec. 20, 69 A.D. AR Denarius. Rome Mint 69 A.D. (3.07g, 19.9m, 6h). Obv: A VITELLIVS GERM I{MP AVG TR P}, laureate head right. Rev: CONCORDIA PR, Concordia seated left holding patera & double cornucopiae. RIC I 90, RSC 18.

Vitellius is described by Suetonius as lazy and self-indulgent, fond of eating and drinking, and an obese glutton, eating banquets four times a day and feasting on rare foods he would send the Roman navy to procure.
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ancientdave  [Jul 28, 2012 at 09:16 PM]
Nice one!
Bud Stewart  [Aug 12, 2012 at 11:10 AM]
All around a very pleasant denarius. I like.