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Sestertius with head of Vespasian

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Obverse: Head of Vespasian, laureate, right. IMPCAESVESPASAVGPMTRPPPCOSIII Reverse: Roma, helmeted, in military dress, standing right, holding Victory with wreath and palm on extended right hand and vertical spear in left. ROMA on left, upwards. S C large, left and right in...

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Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 71

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 25.22 gm.

Accession Number

13.666

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins