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RIC 1477A Vespasian denarius
IMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG
Head of Vespasian, laureate, r., a small 'o' mint mark below neck

PON MAX TR P COS VII (from high l.)
Winged caduceus

Unknown "O" mint, 76 AD
3.17g

Ex-Numismatica Prados


A unique specimen of the caduceus type from the rare and mysterious 'O' mint. This rare variant has the reverse legend starting from the upper left, all other known examples start from the lower right. Die matched to David Atherton's example and purchased through his recommendation.

Ted Buttrey has assigned it 1477A in the upcoming RIC II.1 Addenda.
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shanxi  [Feb 01, 2019 at 06:05 PM]
Congratulations
orfew  [Feb 01, 2019 at 06:45 PM]
Nice catch Jay
Nemonater  [Feb 01, 2019 at 07:32 PM]
Cool!
Enodia  [Feb 01, 2019 at 07:36 PM]
Nice find!
FlaviusDomitianus  [Feb 01, 2019 at 07:50 PM]
Great find, congrats!
okidoki  [Feb 01, 2019 at 09:25 PM]
Congrats Jay
quadrans  [Feb 02, 2019 at 09:58 AM]
Nice piece..