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Denarius with head of Vespasian

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Obverse: Head of Vespasian, laureate, right. IMPCAESVESP AVGCENS (right to left, outwardly). Reverse: Vespasian, togate, seated right, feet on stool, holding vertical sceptre in right hand and branch in left. PONTIF MAXIM (right to left, outwardly).

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 73

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.45 gm.

Accession Number

13.495

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins