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RIC 1076 Titus denarius
laureate head right

bound Jewish captive kneeling right in front of trophy

Rome mint, as Caesar, first half of 79 A.D
18.5mm, 180o

Choice aVF

SRCV I 2449; RIC II (Vespasian) 1076 (C); BMCRE II 258; RSC II 334, Paris 229


Thought to be minted to remind the Romans of Titus' spectacular victory over Jerusalem 9 years earlier.
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Album name:Jay GT4 / Titus
Rating (4 votes): (Details)
File Size:172 KB
Date added:Aug 21, 2011
Dimensions:1200 x 595 pixels
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Legatus  [Aug 21, 2011 at 04:32 PM]
Excellent coin. Love the reverse
Lucas H  [Aug 21, 2011 at 05:17 PM]
One of my favorite reverses!
Bud Stewart  [Aug 21, 2011 at 05:48 PM]
Very nice
Randygeki(h2)  [Aug 21, 2011 at 07:02 PM]
quite a nice portrait too
Steve E  [Aug 22, 2011 at 01:45 AM]
Nice portrait and toning and interesting rev.
David Atherton  [Aug 23, 2011 at 05:04 PM]
Yes, the portrait is one of Titus' better ones. Well centered with nice toning. Congrats!
Noah  [Oct 22, 2011 at 04:27 AM]
super portrait, very cool certainly are developing a keen eye for quality coins!
NORMAN K  [Apr 01, 2017 at 10:12 PM]
great coin. Love this gallery. Hard to stop looking
Nemonater  [Oct 20, 2018 at 12:16 AM]
Awesome portrait and toning!