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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 part 1, 1076; 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 / Civil War-Flavians
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Date added:Aug 21, 2011
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Legatus  [Aug 21, 2011 at 06:32 PM]
Excellent coin. Love the reverse
Lucas H  [Aug 21, 2011 at 07:17 PM]
One of my favorite reverses!
Bud Stewart  [Aug 21, 2011 at 07:48 PM]
Very nice
Randygeki(h2)  [Aug 21, 2011 at 09:02 PM]
quite a nice portrait too
Steve E  [Aug 22, 2011 at 03:45 AM]
Nice portrait and toning and interesting rev.
David Atherton  [Aug 23, 2011 at 07:04 PM]
Yes, the portrait is one of Titus' better ones. Well centered with nice toning. Congrats!
Noah  [Oct 22, 2011 at 06:27 AM]
super portrait, very cool certainly are developing a keen eye for quality coins!