Roman Empire — Vespasian (69-79 CE) Sestertius, issuance from 71 CE, from the mint of Rome
Obverse: IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG P M TR P P P COS III, laureate head facing right Reverse: IVDEA CAPTA, S C, the emperor standing facing right before a palm, with lance and parazonium, with food on helmet; seated Judea to the right
Rare (R) specimen in bronze weighing 27.32 g with a diameter of 34.61 mm with evident signs of burin cleaning, with bibliographical references R. I.C. 2, 168/R; Cohen, 239/Fr.12; Cayon, 76var., in 'fine' condition (F)
The coin is sold with its certificate of authenticity, signed by Umberto Moruzzi.
- Roman Empire
- Year/Period and Variation
- Vespasiano (69-79 d.C.). Emissione del 71 d.C., della zecca di Roma - IVDEA CAPTA
- Very fine