Obverse description : Tête laurée de Vespasien à droite (O*).
Obverse legend : AUTOKRA KAISA OUESPASIANOU.
Obverse translation : (L'empereur Vespasien césar auguste).
Reverse description : Aigle debout à gauche sur une massue, les ailes déployées, une couronne dans le bec, une palme verticale dans le champ gauche, un croissant entre les pattes.
Reverse legend : ETOUS [NEOU IEROU]. B (Etous Neou Ierou b).
Reverse translation : (deuxième année sainte, deuxième du règne).
(07/01/69 to 06/24/79)
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.