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02 Augustus RIC I 0220
Augustus 27 B.C.-14 A.D. AR Denarius. Lugdunum Mint 13-14 A.D. (3.57g, 19.5, 0 h). Obv: [CAESAR AVGVSTVS] DVI F PATER PATRRIAE, laureate head r. REV: [PONTIF] MAXIM, Liva as Pax seated r. on low-backed chair, vertical scepter in r., branch in left. RIC I 220 (R2), RSC 223.

Worn and on an irregular flan, I still wanted this example because of the reverse. Minted in his last year as emperor, this was Augustusí precursor to Tiberiusí ďtribute penny.Ē While this was one of many types during Augustusí reign, it was one very few types for Tiberius.
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Jay GT4  [Jul 27, 2012 at 12:51 AM]
Good catch