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Denarius with head of Vespasian

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Obverse: Head of Vespasian, laureate, right. (IMPCA) ESVESPAVGPMCOS (IIII) Reverse: Simpulum, sprinkler, jug, and lituus. Above: AVGVR below: TRIPOT

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 72–73

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.95 gm.

Accession Number

98.1137

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins