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ROMAN EMPIRE, City Commemorative, Urbs Roma, VRBS ROMA Wolf and Twins AE3
Obverse: VRBS-ROMA Helmeted hear of Roma left
Reverse: Wolf and Twins left, branch between two stars above
Exergue: TRP
Mint: Trier
Attribution: RIC VII Trier 561
Rarity: C3
A common coin but one that I'm fond of.
Mauseus
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Album name:mauseus / The Best of Type!
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Keywords:wolf romulus remus
File Size:65 KB
Date added:Aug 10, 2005
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BenB  [Aug 10, 2005 at 02:18 PM]
Very nice!
mickdale  [Aug 10, 2005 at 03:31 PM]
WOW! lovely piece.
Noah  [Feb 06, 2006 at 11:08 PM]
Terrific example of an Urbs!!
the_Apostate  [Feb 09, 2006 at 06:46 PM]
Stylistically interesting wolf! 5 points!
otlichnik  [Jun 29, 2011 at 02:00 PM]
The term "wolf in sheep's clothing" comes to mind. Very cool.