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v19_0194 - VESPASIAN Denier

VESPASIAN Denier AU/XF
MONNAIES 19 (2004)
Starting price : 150.00 €
Estimate : 250.00 €
Realised price : 150.00 €
Type : Denier
Date: 76
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : + 900 ‰
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,48 g.
Coments on the condition:
Beau portrait. Flan large légèrement éclaté. Jolie patine de collection. Frappe faible sur l’inscription au revers
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de MONNAIES XIII, 30 juillet 2001, n° 181

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP CAESAR - VESPASIANVS AVG.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Vespasien à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Cæsar Vespasianus Augustus”, (l’empereur césar Vespasien auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : COS - [VII].
Reverse description : Aigle debout de face sur un cippe ou une base, les ailes déployées, la tête à gauche.
Reverse translation : “Consul septimus”, (consul pour la septième fois).

Commentary


De nombreux exemplaires du Cabinet des médailles de la BnF montrent des faiblesses de frappe au revers sur la légende et l’aigle.

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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