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Vespasian Denarius 69-70 CE

Vespasian, 69-79. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.11 g, 1 h), Ephesus, 69-70. Obv:IMP CAESAR VESPAS AVG Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Rev: LIBERI IMP AVG VESPAS Titus and Domitian, veiled and togate, standing front, each with patera. BMC 430. Cohen 248. RIC 1395. RPC II 805. Rare. Minor marks and slightly rough, otherwise, about very fine. From the R. Marbacher Collection, Switzerland. Leu Numismatic December 09 2018 Lot 908 When this one came up for sale I knew I wanted it. According to an expert on Flavian coinage, this is the 3rd example known. However, OCRE has 2 and the expert has one so this might be the 4th known. Regardless I am very excited to add this coin to my collection. I

 
 

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