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brm_594537 - DOMITIANUS As

DOMITIANUS As VF
90.00 €(Approx. 109.80$ | 78.30£)
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Type : As
Date: 80-81
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 25,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 10,28 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie centrée. Joli portrait. Usure importante mais exemplaire parfaitement lisible et identifiable. Patine vert foncé
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Obverse


Obverse legend : CAES DIVI VESP F DOMITIANVS COS VII.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Domitien à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : "Caesar Divi Vespasiani Filius Domitianus Consul septimus”, (César fils du divin Vespasien Domitien Consul pour la septième fois).

Reverse


Reverse legend : S|C.
Reverse description : Minerve casquée, debout à gauche, l’égide sur la poitrine, tenant un foudre de la main droite et une lance de la gauche ; à ses pieds, un bouclier.
Reverse translation : “Senatus Consulto”, (Par Décret du Sénat).

Historical background


DOMITIEN

(12/69-18/09/96) Titus Flavius Domitianus

Caesar under Vespasian (12/69-24/06/79)

Domitian received the title of Caesar, thus heir to the Empire, along with his brother Titus in December 69 but it was only present in Rome with his uncle Flavius ​​Sabinus who perished in the burning of the Capitol. It is proclaimed "Princeps Iuventutis" (Prince of Youth), a title he retained even after the death of his father in 79. After his brother Titus September 13, 81, some say murdered at the instigation of Domitian himself, he became Emperor for a lamentable reign that eventually his assassination.

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