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Sestertius with bust of Vespasian

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Obverse: Bust of Vespasian, laureate, right, aegis on breast. IMPCAESVESPASIANAVGPMTRPPPCOSIII Reverse: Roma, helmeted standing to left, holding Victory in right hand and vertical spear in left. ROMA S C (in field, right and left)

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 71

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 26.22 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

35.247

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins