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Roman, Vitellius sestertius minted Rome, A.D. 69
25.02g, ō 36mm, 6h
Obv.: A VITELLIVS GERMAN IMP AVG PM TR P, laurate head right
Rev.: S C, Mars, helmeted, naked, advancing right with spear and legionnary standard.
Ref.: RIC 141 (R); BMCRE 58; C. 79; Sear (II) 2208
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Filename:vitese03a.jpg
Album name:Charles S / Superb and Masterpiece Portraits Gallery
Rating (3 votes): (Details)
Keywords:Vitellus sestertius mars
File Size:646 KB
Date added:Dec 01, 2010
Dimensions:1134 x 570 pixels
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rexesq  [Dec 01, 2010 at 06:03 PM]
Impressive.
Jay GT4  [Dec 01, 2010 at 10:59 PM]
Gorgeous!
Noah  [Dec 14, 2010 at 08:21 PM]
I have never been impressed with his portraits in silver, but this is a wonderful bronze rendition of the man
kc  [Aug 06, 2012 at 10:05 AM]
beautiful coin!!!