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Vespasian RIC II 0703
Vespasian 69-79 A.D. AR Denarius. Rome Mint. 74 A.D. (3.23g. 18.6m, 6h). Obv: IMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG, laureate head right. Rev: PON MAX TR P COS V, Caduceus, winged. RIC II 703.

The caduceus is a characteristic of Mercury and associated with heralds and commerce. This coin is much nicer than my photograph show with nice dark toning.
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Album name:Lucas H / Sold, Traded, or Upgraded
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Date added:Nov 20, 2011
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David Atherton  [Nov 20, 2011 at 09:48 AM]
Good portrait.
ancientdave  [Nov 20, 2011 at 04:22 PM]
Very nice, both sides are quite pleasing to the eye.
Steve E  [Nov 20, 2011 at 06:25 PM]
Nice detail and contrast! Yes, very eye catching!