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Augustus quinarius
AVGVST
Bare head of Augustus right

P CARISI LEG
Victory standing right crowning trophy

1.44g
Emerita 25-23 BC

The colony of Emerita Augusta was founded in 25 BC by P. Carissius, governor of Lusitania for veterans of legions V Alauda and X Gemina who had recently participated in Augustus' campaigns in north-western Spain

Ex-Lucernarium
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Filename:Augustus_quinarius.jpg
Album name:Jay GT4 / Julio-Claudians 1st Century
Keywords:AVGVST emerita Victory augustus trophy quinarius legion Alauda Gemina Carissius
File Size:154 KB
Date added:Mar 01, 2010
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Randygeki(h2)  [Mar 01, 2010 at 12:01 AM]
Nice!
Romanorvm  [Jul 04, 2011 at 01:21 AM]
great coin.