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E-auction 320-237078 - VESPASIAN As

VESPASIAN As VF
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Estimate : 145 €
Price : 52 €
Maximum bid : 150 €
End of the sale : 03 June 2019 14:09:30
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : As
Date: 71
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 26 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 12,44 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan épais à l’usure importante, lisible et identifiable. Patine marron granuleuse
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG P P COS III.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Vespasien à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Cæsar Vespasianus Augustus Pater Patriæ Consul tertium”, (L’empereur césar Vespasien auguste père de la patrie consul pour la troisième fois).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VICTORI-A - NAVALIS/ S|C.
Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) debout à droite, sur une proue de navire, tenant une couronne de la main droite et une palme de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Victoria Navalis”, (La Victoire navale).

Commentary


Poids lourd pour un as. Première émission de ce type qui semble lié à la fin de la guerre de Judée.

Historical background


VESPASIEN

(07/01/69 to 06/24/79) Titus Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus

Vespasian was born Nov. 17 9 Flacrines near Reate (in Sabine country). It belongs to the Italian municipal bourgeoisie. Aedile in 38, 40 lender, consul in 51, proconsul of Africa in 63, he commanded with Claude shipping Britain. Nero says his three legions and a proconsul imperium to crush the revolt in Judea 66. It was proclaimed on July 1, august 69 to Alexandria and son, Titus and Domitian, are promoted Caesars. Vitellius was removed Dec. 20, 69. Titus is attached directly to the government by his father at 71. His reign was devoted to the political and economic restoration of Rome. In 73, it is of censorship. He died in Reate 24 June 79.

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